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. Coming from a humble background in Abu Dhabi, UAE, he attributes his success to his efforts and persistence. The article highlights the success and life of Hussain Al Nowais.
Hussain Early Beginning
Hussain Al Nowais completed both his primary and secondary studies in UAE before flying abroad in the US for his college studies.Hussain has seen both the good and bad times. He is currently the chairman and managing director of the Emirates Holdings. He mastered his skills in business after inheriting some of the skills from his grandfather who was running some small-scale companies. Hussain Al Nowais used the strategy of being an agent in most of the companies which he could quickly climb the ladders 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. He attained his degree in business administration in 1979 from the Lewis and Clark College which is based in Oregon. He was able to overcome his competitors because he gained command of English which he could use to get the big contracts from the international companies.
Success story of Hussain
Hussain Al Nowais gained stability in the business world after he was awarded a tender to supply electric components to a government body. He has several companies under his name because he acquired several of them which were performing poorly and made them successful.During the recession time during the gulf war, he saw the need to fill the gap due to food shortage. The idea led to the formation of Federal Foods Services that offers solutions to millions of the citizens.
Hussain Al Nowais is a father of three kids and it his desire to see them succeed. He wants to instill a culture of hard work and make them be the solutions to the world problems. Al Nowais can be found in his home library sampling most books. He enjoys most of his time with his family and loves to travel.
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. Hussain is the leading managing director of enterprises such as Rotana Hotel Management Corporation Limited ad MENA Infrastructure Fund GP Limited. Hussain Al Nowais is also a board member of several other organizations and businesses.