What you need to know about UAE businessman Hussain Al Nowais
Hussain Al Nowais is one of the leading business leaders in UAE, Abu Dhabi. Al Nowais has vast interests in petrochemicals, hospitalities, food industry, banking, investments and various other companies. He is a self-made business who was born and raised in Abu Dhabi, UAE. 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 Beginning
Hussain Al Nowais completed both his primary and secondary studies in UAE before flying abroad in the US for his college studies. It has not been an easy journey for the entrepreneur as, during his early years, his family was exposed to harsh 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 gained his first degree in Business Administration while at the Lewis and Clark College in Oregon in 1979. 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.
Breakthrough in His career
Hussain Al Nowais gained stability in the business world after he was awarded a tender to supply electric components to a government body. He also turned the business of purchasing struggling companies and makes them profitable. His ability to offer solutions to his country saw him establish a food company during the recession period in UAE. He practiced his management skills by creating the Federal food and applied technology to ensure that his services reached a vast number of people.
Apart from his busy lifestyle, he is a father of three children.He wants to instill a culture of hard work and make them be the solutions to the world problems.Hussain Al Nowais is an avid reader who has a library in his house. 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. He is a director of various companies such as the MENA infrastructure funds and Rotana Hotel Management Corporation Limited. Hussain Al Nowais is also a board member of several other organizations and businesses.