What you need to know about UAE businessman Hussain Al Nowais
Hussain Al Nowais is a global entrepreneur and also doubles as a business strategist. Al Nowais has vast interests in petrochemicals, hospitalities, food industry, banking, investments and various other companies.He was raised in Abu Dhabi, UAE where he gained his business skills. The article explores the success of this UAE businessman. The following are some of the key details that you should know about Hussain.
Hussain Early life
Hussain completed his high schooling in Abu Dhabi and went to finish his studies in the United States. It has not been an easy journey for the entrepreneur as, during his early years, his family was exposed to harsh times. His status as a chairman in Emirates holdings contributed to his international limelight. He mastered his skills in business after inheriting some of the skills from his grandfather who was running some small-scale companies.During his earlier years, he worked as an agent, and after some time, he could rise to become a partner.
His professional career began in New York where he worked as a trainee to an investment bank. It is in the United States that his career jumpstarted working as a trainee in a bank. While studying in the US, he interacted with people from different nationalities helping to create business perceptions about them. It is through studying in the United States that he developed a passion for business and took advantage of the business gaps.
Success story of Hussain
His breakthrough came when he was awarded a contract to supply the government department with electrical materials.He also turned the business of purchasing struggling companies and makes them profitable. During the recession time during the gulf war, he saw the need to fill the gap due to food shortage. Federal Foods is a manufacturing company that has used efficiently IT to deliver most of its services.
Apart from his busy lifestyle, he is a father of three children. Although his kids are privileged, he desires to see them have a passion in life and come up with brilliant ideas in the business sector. He reads informative and inspirational books and those based on Islam religion. Being a world traveler and family man, he spends his holiday times flying around together with his family.
He is the chairman of Al Nowais Investments LLC, Federal Foods, Dan way Engineering, Eircom, Addax Bank B.S. C, National Petroleum Construction and Waha Capital PJSC. Some of the businesses that he directs include the Rotana Hotel Management Corporation Limited, Spinneys Limited among others. He also acts a board member in a long list of companies.