Our story

DAMAC Properties is part of DAMAC Group that has been shaping the Middle East's luxury real estate market since 1982, delivering iconic residential, commercial and leisure properties across the region and beyond.

DAMAC adds vibrancy to the cities in which its projects are located, with a huge and diverse portfolio that includes skyscrapers, communities and branded residences. To date DAMAC has delivered c. 47,000 quality homes, with c. 33,000 more under way.





*AS OF 9th May 2024

Founder's message

DAMAC has become synonymous with iconic projects setting new standards for design, craftsmanship and inspired lifestyles

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Management team

DAMAC Properties’ board of directors and senior management teams offer exceptional expertise in the real estate and construction industries.


DAMAC Properties has grown to become one of the world’s foremost luxury developers, with projects spanning the GCC, Levant, Middle East, United States and United Kingdom.


Since the early days of DAMAC Properties, the organisation has continually received recognition and accolades for its contribution to the real estate development sector.

Having now received over 100 global awards and commendations, for everything from high-rise architecture and interior design to excellence in hospitality and international golf course communities, DAMAC only goes from strength to strength.


  • Chairman named Executive of the Year at Big Project ME Awards 2023
  • Hussain Sajwani, Chairman and Founder of DAMAC receives Lifetime Achievement Award
  • DAMAC Tower Nine Elms London lauded by the Concrete Awards 2023 in England
  • Hussain Sajwani, Chairman and Founder of DAMAC Group was conferred the esteemed Lifetime Achievement Award at the 11th Gulf Business Awards.
  • DAMAC Properties’ LOAMS, has won two prestigious awards at the International Real Estate Community Management Summit (IRECMS)


  • Best Luxury High Rise Living for CAVALLI CASA TOWER - 2023 Luxury Lifestyle Awards
  • Leading Real Estate Developer of Luxury Properties in UAE 2023 - World Business Outlook Awards 2023
  • Most Innovative Residential Community Developers – UAE 2023 by Global Business Outlook Awards Ceremony 2023
  • Developer of the Year Award at the 18th Global RLI (Retail and Leisure International) Awards
  • ISO certification and WELL Health and Safety Certification received
  • The Big Night Life Award 2023: Malibu Sky Lounge & Bar - Highly Recommended, Under Best Rooftop Venue
  • Paramount Hotel Midtown Wins Gold at the Chef Excellence Awards 2023
  • LOAMS becomes Middle East Facility Management Association (MEFMA) Corporate Member
  • Highly Commended for Excellence in FM Health & Safety - MEFMA 2023
  • Obtained ISO certifications (ISO - 9001, 45001, 14001, Mark of Trust - Multi Certification, Mark of Trust - UKAS)
  • Achieved WELL Health-Safety Rating


  • LOAMS- Real Estate Community Management Summit (IRECMS)- Happiest Residential Community;
  • LOAMS- Real Estate Community Management Summit (IRECMS)- Best Crisis Management;
  • Ali Sajwani, Managing Director at DAMAC – Family Business Council Gulf – Next Generation Award;
  • DAMAC Properties - Construction Week Middle East- Top 50 developers of the GCC;
  • Hussain Sajwani – Construction Week Middle East – Power 100 List;
  • Paramount Hotel Dubai- Hotel and Catering News Middle East – Best Off Beat Night Venue for - Flashback Speakeasy;
  • Paramount Hotel Dubai- Hotel and Catering News Middle East – Best Night Life Awards 2022 - Flashback Speakeasy;
  • Hussain Sajwani- Arabian Business- Most Influential Arabs 2022;
  • LOAMS- Dubai Land Department- Outstanding initiatives in managing its communities and buildings;
  • Hussain Sajwani - CEO Middle East- Best Leaders list; and
  • Trump International Golf Club in DAMAC Hills – Time Out - Best golf courses in Dubai.


  • LOAMS-(IRECMS)-Best Crisis Management Initiative;
  • Hussain Sajwani – Gulf Business Awards- Real Estate Business Leader of The Year;
  • DAMAC Living App - GEC Awards 2021 - Best transformative project in real estate for its one-stop-shop community app implementation;
  • DAMAC Living APP- CXO Insight - Best transformative project in real estate for its one-stop-shop community app implementation;
  • DAMAC Properties- Linkedin - Best Acquisition Team UAE Finalist;
  • Trump International Golf Club - 2021 Travelers' Choice award winner - Golfing Experiences;
  • Hussain Sajwani – Forbes- World's Billionaires List of 2021; and
  • Paramount Hotel Dubai - Leaders in Hospitality Awards 2021 UAE- Lobby of the Year.

Corporate Social Responsibility

As a Company born in United Arab Emirates, we believe in giving back to the country that has played such a seminal role in our success story.

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