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68.15m  /  223'7 | lurssen | 2007 / 2024.

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Special Features:

  • Impressive 5,000nm range
  • Cutting-edge toy selection
  • Recent refit in 2024
  • Lloyds Register + 100 Al, SSC, Yacht, Mono G6, LMC, UMS classification
  • Interior design from Reymond Langton Design

The 68.15m/223'7" motor yacht 'Global' (ex. Kismet ) was built by Lurssen in Germany at their Rendsburg shipyard. Her interior is styled by British designer design house Reymond Langton Design and she was completed in 2007. This luxury vessel's exterior design is the work of Espen Oeino and she was last refitted in 2024.

Guest Accommodation

Global has been designed to comfortably accommodate up to 12 guests in 6 suites comprising one VIP cabin. She is also capable of carrying up to 24 crew onboard to ensure a relaxed luxury yacht experience.

Onboard Comfort & Entertainment

Her features include a spa, satellite communications, gym, deck jacuzzi, WiFi and air conditioning.

Range & Performance

Global is built with a steel hull and aluminium superstructure, with teak decks. Powered by twin diesel Caterpillar (3512 B) 1,851hp engines, she comfortably cruises at 14 knots, reaches a maximum speed of 16 knots with a range of up to 5,000 nautical miles from her 200,000 litre fuel tanks at 14 knots. Global features at-anchor stabilizers providing exceptional comfort levels. Her water tanks store around 28,000 Litres of fresh water. She was built to Lloyds Register + 100 Al, SSC, Yacht, Mono G6, LMC, UMS classification society rules, and is MCA Compliant.

Length 68.15m / 223'7
Beam 12.8m / 42'
Draft 3.65m / 12'
Gross Tonnage 1,906 GT
Cruising Speed 14 Knots
Built | (Refitted)
Builder Lurssen
Model Custom
Exterior Designer Espen Oeino
Interior Design Reymond Langton Design

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Specification

M/Y Global

Length 68.15m / 223'7
Builder
Exterior Designer Espen Oeino
Interior Design Reymond Langton Design
Built | Refit 2007 | 2024
Model
Beam 12.8m / 42'
Gross Tonnage 1,906 GT
Draft 3.65m / 12'
Cruising Speed 14 Knots
Top Speed 16 Knots

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Global looks beautiful at first glance, yet it takes a longer look to discover her many fascinating details. She was delivered in 2007 with exterior design by Espen Øino International and interior by Reymond Langton Design. Her overall look is bold and confident, with a combination of contemporary and classic elements and an Art Deco influence. With six decks and a 12.8-meter beam, Global offers generous space for accommodation and entertainment, including four guest cabins, a VIP cabin and an expansive owner’s suite as well as a cinema salon, discotheque, beach club and al-fresco bar. In 2016, Global underwent a refit that lengthened her by nearly 6 meters.

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SUPERYACHT LIFE

The human side of yacht ownership

How would you characterise the typical yacht owner? Whatever you may have been led to believe, the truth is simple: for most, it’s about using their yachts for precious family time, and for many it’s also about using their yachts for good.

There’s a theme that is repeated on countless yachts large and small the world over – superyachting, for most, is not about being seen but rather the opposite. It’s about yacht families and their friends enjoying precious, private moments away from the pressures of demanding business lives and the long hours running those businesses can entail.

“I have an extended family, and when our schedules allow we all like to gather on the yacht and spend some quality time as a family,” Douglas Barrowman , owner of the yacht Turquoise , told Superyacht Life back in 2017. “There is no place like a yacht for family togetherness.”

The human side of yacht ownership

Douglas Barrowman with family

A love of the sea, adventure and technology

Superyachts and yacht ownership are also a way to explore the world around us, and to interact with and grow to understand extraordinarily diverse communities from remote Pacific islands to the Scandinavian Arctic. It’s something that inspired tech entrepreneur Jasper Smith to combine his love of adventure and his love of the sea with an opportunity for owners to give back while indulging their passion.

“I have always had a deep passion for the ocean,” Smith says. “I grew up watching Jacques Cousteau movies and being enthralled at the idea of being challenged by an endeavour.” When he set out to find his own perfect explorer yacht, however, he realised it didn’t yet exist. His answer was to create Arksen. “My aim with Arksen was to create the perfect machines to enable adventure,” he enthuses. “I also wanted to build sustainable boats which considered full life cycles, from material sourcing to recycling.”

That’s not all – Arksen also asks owners of its yachts to sign up to a pledge it calls 10% for the Ocean, where they will donate 10% of their vessel’s time to philanthropic activities. “A lot of people who have the money feel a responsibility to try and make sure that the oceans are well looked after,” Smith explains. “The people that are attracted to Arksen are passionate about the ocean and want to go off on slightly more advanced expeditions and trips. With that audience, there is a tremendous buy-in to the boat being for more than just their own purposes.”

The human side of yacht ownership

Superyachts as a force for good

It speaks to the heart of the matter, which is that the superyacht industry and yacht owners in particular have a heart – they care about preserving the environment they enjoy, and they care about the communities they interact with who make them feel so welcome when they visit. It’s reflected in the smallest of gestures, such as donating materials and books to local schools, to the largest – helping with last-mile delivery of critical disaster relief. It’s about superyachts giving back.

It’s a positive-impact attitude toward humanity that is quietly typified by hundreds of superyacht owners, who often prefer to do their thing under the radar rather than take false glory for their philanthropic or humanitarian endeavours. For some it’s as straightforward as getting involved in projects with organisations like YachtAid Global . For others, their endeavours become a key reason for yachting.

American superyacht owner Carl Allen is a prime example of these philanthropic yacht owners. After selling his company, and having enjoyed chartering and owning yachts as a family for years, Allen set up Allen Explorations to deliver a full programme of projects, ranging from historical shipwreck searches and environmental research to disaster relief. Indeed, Allen’s support yacht Axis played a vital role in the aftermath of Hurricane Dorian – one of the most powerful storms ever to hit the Bahamas.

“We had to drop everything and help after the hurricane,” says Allen. “ Axis delivered over £700,000 of supplies and made multiple trips to Little Grand island in the Bahamas. We’ve turned it into the epitome of how to organise hurricane relief.” The team helped get the local school back up and running, and organised for a group from Florida Power and Light to help restore power. “The island also lost their water tower,” he adds, “so we delivered four tanks on  Axis .”

The human side of yacht ownership

Jasper Smith

Celebrating the good in the superyachting good life

From family time to time spent embracing the global family, superyacht owners have a far greater positive impact than many assume from preconceived ideas about what a superyacht is and the sort of person who owns or charters one. It’s one of the reasons The Superyacht Life Foundation, in association with the Monaco Yacht Show , has unveiled The Honours, which is a way to celebrate the people of our industry rather than the yachts which so often get sole focus. It’s about recognising the extraordinary contributions that people make, the change they inspire, the opportunities they create, and the lives they change.

On 26 September, the eve of the 2023 Monaco Yacht Show, three honourees – nominated by people from across the superyacht industry, and selected from a shortlist by an expert panel of industry judges – will be feted for their work and contribution to superyachting. These are industry professionals and yacht owners who epitomise what superyachting can do. These are people who highlight the good in the superyachting good life.

Yacht owners, impactful journeys

All around the globe, yacht owners are enjoying precious time on their yachts with family and friends, and many are also realising that their yachts can be a force for good and for change, tying in with their philanthropic works and humanitarian endeavours.

“Our yacht is a platform for much of our life,” offers Joe Anderson , co-owner of the Benovia Winery in California with his wife, Mary Dewane. “For instance, we used it at a fundraiser for cystic fibrosis in Baltimore at the 200th anniversary of the Star-Spangled Banner event. The Blue Angels were flying overhead and used Bella Una [the couple’s yacht] as a GPS coordinate and performed flybys, tipping their wings at us. It was quite a thrill. Having a yacht is a way to keep the family intact, enjoy time with friends and have fun.”

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Completed Project Lurssen GLOBAL

GLOBAL Specifications

Builder
Length Beam Draft
242′9″ / 74M 42′ / 12.8M 12′2″ / 3.7M
Hull Speed
Steel 16KTS
Length
242′9″ / 74M
Beam
42′ / 12.8M
Draft
12′2″ / 3.7M
Hull
Steel
Speed
16KTS
Project Management
Moran Yacht & Ship
Built Guests Cabins Crew
2007 12 6 18
Interior Designer Exterior Designer
Reymond Langton Design Espen Oeino
Built
2007
Guests
12
Cabins
6
Crew
18
Interior Designer
Reymond Langton Design
Exterior Designer
Espen Oeino

Completed Lurssen Yacht GLOBAL

Beauty is indeed the fiber that binds the soul of the 223′ (68m) Lurssen GLOBAL. Propelled by an owner intent on producing a masterwork of lasting impression, the collaborative efforts and creative will of naval architect Espen Oeino and interior design by Pascale Reymond springs to life as you take in each of the GLOBAL’s glorious decks. The sharp curves and soft angles that fuse the boat’s poetic exterior, complemented by an elegant interior that both subtly and strikingly blends elements of Art Deco and Persian décor, invite you to celebrate grand adventures and discover new worlds.

Built by the Lurssen shipyard , GLOBAL’s grace and style inspire you to breathe in the splendor at every turn and in every corner. “Since her launch in January of 2007, she has sailed from her Baltic birthplace to the Caribbean and back to the Mediterranean, performing more than admirably,” reports Kyle Fultz. As the captain of GLOBAL, Fultz offered expert supervision on its construction. “The opportunity to be involved in the building of GLOBAL was a golden one for me. Her superior range, stability, and state-of-the-art navigation and communication systems make her the ultimate platform for unlimited voyaging.”

Within this brilliant machine operates a remarkable five-star-plus hotel. As her owners intended, a specialized crew provides top-notch service, exquisite cuisine, soothing spa treatments, and incredible water and land activities, offering guests all of the pleasures they can imagine.

Moran Yacht & Ship negotiated the build contract for GLOBAL (as KISMET), wrote the technical specifications and managed the entire build process for the vessel. Our team was by the owner’s side from concept well through completion.

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Who Owns Which Superyacht? (A Complete Guide)

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Have you ever wondered who owns the most luxurious, extravagant, and expensive superyachts? Or how much these lavish vessels are worth? In this complete guide, we’ll explore who owns these magnificent vessels, what amenities they hold, and the cost of these incredible yachts.

We’ll also take a look at some of the most expensive superyachts in the world and the notable people behind them.

Get ready to explore the world of superyachts and the people who own them!

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Short Answer

The ownership of superyachts is generally private, so the exact answer to who owns which superyacht is not always publicly available.

However, there are some notable superyacht owners that are known.

For example, Larry Ellison, the co-founder of Oracle, owns the Rising Sun, which is the 11th largest superyacht in the world.

Other notable owners include Russian billionaire Roman Abramovich and Microsoft co-founder Paul Allen.

Overview of Superyachts

The term superyacht refers to a large, expensive recreational boat that is typically owned by the worlds wealthy elite.

These vessels are designed for luxury cruising and typically range in size from 24 meters to over 150 meters, with some even larger.

Superyachts usually feature extensive amenities and creature comforts, such as swimming pools, outdoor bars, movie theaters, helipads, and spas.

Superyachts can range in price from $30 million to an astonishingly high $400 million.

Like most luxury items, the ownership of a superyacht is a status symbol for those who can afford it.

The list of superyacht owners reads like a whos who of billionaires, with names like Russian billionaire Roman Abramovich, Microsoft co-founder Paul Allen, and Amazon founder Jeff Bezos.

The most expensive superyacht in the world is owned by the Emir of Qatar, Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani.

While some superyacht owners prefer to keep their vessels out of the public eye, others have made headlines with their extravagant amenities.

Some of the most famous superyachts feature swimming pools, private beaches, helicopter pads, on-board cinemas, and luxurious spas.

In conclusion, owning a superyacht is an exclusive status symbol for the world’s wealthy elite.

These vessels come with hefty price tags that can range from $30 million to over $400 million, and feature some of the most luxurious amenities imaginable.

Notable owners include the Emir of Qatar, Russian billionaire Roman Abramovich, Microsoft co-founder Paul Allen, and Amazon founder Jeff Bezos.

Who are the Owners of Superyachts?

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From Hollywood celebrities to tech billionaires, superyacht owners come from all walks of life.

Many of the most well-known owners are billionaires, including Russian billionaire Roman Abramovich, Microsoft co-founder Paul Allen, and Amazon founder Jeff Bezos.

Other notable owners include Hollywood stars such as Leonardo DiCaprio and Johnny Depp.

However, not all superyacht owners are wealthy.

Many are everyday people who have worked hard and saved up to purchase their dream vessel.

Other notable billionaire owners include Oracle co-founder Larry Ellison, Saudi Prince Alwaleed bin Talal, and former US President Donald Trump.

These luxurious vessels come with hefty price tags that can range from $30 million to over $400 million.

For many superyacht owners, their vessels serve as a status symbol of wealth and luxury.

Some owners prefer to keep their yachts out of the public eye, while others have made headlines with their extensive amenities – from swimming pools and helicopter pads to on-board cinemas and spas.

Many of these yachts are designed to the owner’s exact specifications, ensuring that each one is totally unique and reflects the owner’s individual tastes and personality.

Owning a superyacht is an exclusive club, reserved for those with the means and the desire to experience the ultimate in luxury.

Whether they are billionaires or everyday people, superyacht owners are all united in their love of the sea and their appreciation for the finer things in life.

The Most Expensive Superyacht in the World

When it comes to superyachts, Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani, the Emir of Qatar, certainly knows how to make a statement.

His luxury vessel, the 463-foot Al Mirqab, holds the title of the world’s most expensive superyacht.

Built in 2008 by German shipbuilder Peters Werft, this impressive yacht is complete with 10 luxurious cabins, a conference room, cinema, and all the amenities one would expect from a vessel of this magnitude.

In addition, the Al Mirqab features a helipad, swimming pool, and even an outdoor Jacuzzi.

With a price tag of over $400 million, the Al Mirqab is one of the most expensive yachts in the world.

In addition to the Emir of Qatar, there are several other notable owners of superyachts.

Russian billionaire Roman Abramovich, Microsoft co-founder Paul Allen, and Amazon founder Jeff Bezos all own luxurious vessels.

Bezos yacht, the aptly named The Flying Fox, is one of the longest superyachts in the world at a staggering 414 feet in length.

The Flying Fox also comes with a host of amenities, such as a helipad, swimming pool, spa, and multiple outdoor entertaining areas.

Bezos also reportedly spent over $400 million on the vessel.

Other notable owners of superyachts include Saudi Prince Alwaleed bin Talal, who owns the $200 million Kingdom 5KR, and Oracle founder Larry Ellison, who owns the $200 million Rising Sun.

There are also many lesser-known owners, such as hedge-fund manager Ken Griffin, who owns the $150 million Aviva, and investor Sir Philip Green, who owns the $100 million Lionheart.

No matter who owns them, superyachts are sure to turn heads.

With their impressive size, luxurious amenities, and hefty price tags, these vessels have become a symbol of wealth and prestige.

Whether its the Emir of Qatar or a lesser-known owner, the worlds superyacht owners are sure to make a statement.

Notable Superyacht Owners

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When it comes to the wealthiest and most luxurious owners of superyachts, the list reads like a whos who of the worlds billionaires.

At the top of the list is the Emir of Qatar, Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani, who holds the distinction of owning the most expensive superyacht in the world.

Aside from the Emir, other notable owners include Russian billionaire Roman Abramovich, Microsoft co-founder Paul Allen, and Amazon founder Jeff Bezos.

All of these owners have made headlines with their extravagant vessels, which are typically priced between $30 million and $400 million.

The amenities that come with these vessels vary greatly from owner to owner, but they almost always include luxurious swimming pools, helicopter pads, on-board cinemas, and spas.

Some owners opt for more extravagant features, such as submarines, personal submarines, and even their own personal submarines! Other owners prefer to keep their vessels out of the public eye, but for those who prefer a more showy approach, they can certainly make a statement with a superyacht.

No matter who owns the vessel, it’s no surprise that these superyachts are a status symbol among the world’s wealthiest.

Whether you’re trying to impress your peers or just looking to enjoy a luxurious outing, owning a superyacht is the ultimate way to show off your wealth.

What Amenities are Included on Superyachts?

Owning a superyacht is a sign of wealth and prestige, and many of the worlds most prominent billionaires have their own vessels.

The most expensive superyacht in the world is owned by the Emir of Qatar, Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani, while other notable owners include Russian billionaire Roman Abramovich, Microsoft co-founder Paul Allen, and Amazon founder Jeff Bezos.

The cost of a superyacht can range from $30 million to over $400 million, but the price tag doesnt quite capture the sheer extravagance and amenities of these vessels.

Superyachts come with all the comforts of home, and then some.

Many owners will equip their vessels with swimming pools, helicopter pads, on-board cinemas, spas, and other luxury amenities.

The interior of a superyacht can be custom-designed to the owners specifications.

Some owners opt for modern, sleek designs, while others prefer a more traditional look.

Many of the most luxurious yachts feature marble floors, walk-in closets, and custom-made furniture.

Some vessels even come with a full-service gym, complete with exercise equipment and trained professionals.

Other amenities may include a library, casino, media room, and private bar.

When it comes to outdoor amenities, superyachts have some of the most impressive features in the world.

Many yachts come with outdoor entertainment areas, complete with full kitchens, dining rooms, and lounge areas.

Some owners even opt for hot tubs or jacuzzis for relaxing afternoons in the sun.

And, of course, there are the jet skis, water slides, and other exciting water activities that come with many of these vessels.

No matter what amenities a superyacht has, it is sure to be an experience like no other.

From the sleek interiors to the luxurious outdoor features, these vessels provide a unique, luxurious experience that is unrivaled on land.

Whether you’re looking for a relaxing escape or an exciting adventure, a superyacht is sure to provide.

How Much Do Superyachts Cost?

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When it comes to superyachts, the sky is the limit when it comes to cost.

These luxury vessels come with hefty price tags that can range from anywhere between $30 million to over $400 million.

So, if youre in the market for a superyacht, youre looking at an investment that could easily break the bank.

The cost of a superyacht is driven by a variety of factors, including size, amenities, and customization.

Generally, the larger the yacht, the more expensive it will be.

Superyachts typically range in size from 100 feet to over 200 feet, and they can be as wide as 40 feet.

The bigger the yacht, the more luxurious features and amenities it will have.

Amenities also play a significant role in the cost of a superyacht.

While some owners prefer to keep their yachts out of the public eye, others have made headlines with their extensive amenities.

From swimming pools and helicopter pads to on-board cinemas and spas, the sky is the limit when it comes to customizing a superyacht.

The more amenities a superyacht has, the more expensive it will be.

Finally, customization is another major factor that will drive up the cost of a superyacht.

Many luxury vessels have custom-designed interiors that are tailored to the owners tastes.

From custom furniture and artwork to lighting and audio systems, the cost of a superyacht can quickly escalate depending on the level of customization.

In short, the cost of a superyacht can vary widely depending on its size, amenities, and customization.

While some may be able to get away with spending a few million dollars, others may end up spending hundreds of millions of dollars on their dream yacht.

No matter what your budget is, its important to do your research and find out exactly what youre getting for your money before signing on the dotted line.

Keeping Superyachts Out of the Public Eye

When it comes to owning a superyacht, some owners prefer to keep their vessels out of the public eye.

Understandably, these individuals are concerned with privacy and discretion, and therefore tend to take measures to ensure their yachts are not visible to outsiders.

For instance, some superyacht owners opt to keep their vessels in private marinas, away from the public areas of larger ports.

Additionally, some yacht owners may choose to hire security guards to patrol and protect their vessels while they are moored or sailing.

In addition to physical security, some superyacht owners also use technology to keep their vessels out of the public eye.

For example, a yacht owner may choose to install a satellite-based communications system that allows them to keep their vessel completely off-radar.

This system works by bouncing signals off satellites rather than transmitting them, making it virtually impossible for anyone to track the yachts movements.

Finally, some superyacht owners also choose to limit the number of people who have access to their vessels.

For instance, the owner may only allow family members and close friends to board the yacht.

Additionally, the owner may choose to employ a limited number of staff to help maintain the vessel and keep it running smoothly.

These individuals may be required to sign non-disclosure agreements to ensure they do not disclose any information about the yacht or its owner.

Overall, while some superyacht owners may choose to keep their vessels out of the public eye, there are still plenty of other ways to show off the opulence associated with owning a superyacht.

From swimming pools and helicopter pads to on-board cinemas and spas, there are many luxurious amenities that can make a superyacht the envy of any jet setter.

Final Thoughts

Superyachts are a symbol of luxury and status, and the list of yacht owners reads like a who’s who of billionaires.

From the Emir of Qatar’s world-record breaking $400 million yacht to Microsoft co-founder Paul Allen’s vessel with a helicopter pad and on-board spa, the amenities of these luxury vessels are truly stunning.

With prices ranging from $30 million to over $400 million, owning a superyacht is an expensive endeavor.

Whether you’re looking to purchase one or just curious to learn more about the owners and their amenities, this guide will provide you with all the information you need to stay up to date with the superyacht scene.

James Frami

At the age of 15, he and four other friends from his neighborhood constructed their first boat. He has been sailing for almost 30 years and has a wealth of knowledge that he wants to share with others.

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The new Dubai Harbour Marina. Chris Whiteoak / The National

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Concentrated efforts to transform Dubai into a preferred destination for yacht owners, ship charters and cruise passengers are paying off, with the emirate gearing up for a bumper season.

The emirate’s world-class infrastructure, picturesque coastline, simplified access procedures, open anchorage areas, luxury marinas and diverse sea and land-based experiences have all combined to establish Dubai as a global hub for nautical tourism. The pandemic has also played a part in fuelling the industry, as residents and tourists seek out more private and closed-group activities.

“We are seeing a rapid rise in yachting and cruising, two key offerings that support our tourism growth strategy in line with the vision of Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai,” says Issam Kazim, chief executive of Dubai Corporation for Tourism and Commerce Marketing.

“Dubai’s range of yacht tourism facilities that meet the highest international standards, combined with its diverse destination proposition and commitment to prioritising the health and safety of people, has enabled Dubai to build a thriving global yachting community and offer leisure and adventure activities featuring the most modern watercraft.”

With the opening of Dubai Harbour Marina, the emirate is now home to 15 marinas with more than 3,000 berths. Chris Whiteoak / The National

Central to this growth has been the development of appropriate infrastructure. Following the launch of Dubai Harbour in 2020 and the expansion of several marinas across the emirate in the past 18 months, Dubai is now home to 15 marinas with more than 3,000 berths. These facilities can accommodate a range of pleasure craft and luxury yachts, including superyachts and gigayachts.

Dubai Harbour Marinas – the region’s largest – can accommodate 700 berths and also offer the city’s first marina dedicated to superyachts, which can house boats up to 160 metres in length. The world’s first Bulgari Yacht Club offers a 50-berth harbour where superyachts can anchor in the bay free of charge.

According to the Oxford Business Group, more than 200 superyachts (those measuring between 37 metres and 60 metres) were registered across the Middle East as of 2019, with Dubai being the base for many of these vessels. Dubai’s diverse attractions, from its fine-dining restaurants and luxury shopping outlets to its beach facilities and family-oriented experiences, are acting as an added draw for superyacht owners.

"At P&O Marinas, through our collection of sought-after yachting and coastal destinations, our sole purpose is to develop and promote Dubai as a comprehensive maritime hub and a global destination for marine tourism,” says Hamza Mustafa, chief operating officer, P&O Marinas.

“Our assemblage of marinas is one of the most comprehensive in the Middle East, with a total capacity of 1,200 wet berths, 600 dry berths, and an ability to accommodate 60 superyachts ranging between 25 metres and 160 metres. In addition to this, we are continually working to ensure that the emirate remains the epicentre for yacht and superyacht owners."

Also appealing to superyacht owners are the seamless services offered by authorities in Dubai. Under the directives of Sheikh Mansoor Al Maktoum, chairman of the Dubai Council for Border Crossing Points Security, a cross-governmental task force was established to ensure that all foreign-flagged yachts, whether shipped or sailing to Dubai, have a smooth experience on arrival and benefit from full access to advanced marina-based facilities.

“Dubai’s leadership is committed to providing the world-class infrastructure, facilities and support necessary for maritime tourism to flourish in the emirate and for tourists to have a smooth, hassle-free and enriching experience,” says Sheikh Mansoor.

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Combined, these various attributes are creating plenty of opportunities in this niche segment of the industry. The Yacht Brothers, for example, was established during the pandemic, and operates a wide range of vessels, from 17 metres to 50 metres.

“Not many businesses were formed during the pandemic, but we offered the people of Dubai an accessible, safe and luxurious domestic tourism option over the last 18 months,” says Isa Hijris, chief executive and co-founder of The Yacht Brothers.

“All our yachts are deep cleaned and sanitised between each trip to provide a secure environment for all our guests. As the world continues to open up, we are delighted to be able to bring a slice of the waterborne high life to customers from around the world via our hourly rental rates and an easy-to-navigate platform.”

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Motor yacht Kismet built in 2007 by German shipyard Lürssen is a combination of Art Deco and inspired design. With a steel hull and aluminium superstructure, her exterior is the work of Espen Oeino while she features interior design by Reymond Langton. This unique vessel measures 68 metres and can accommodate up to 12 guests.

The prized possession of an art-collecting owner, Kismet was designed from the ground up to reflect the beauty of the artworks she would display inside, resulting in a distinctive and dramatic exterior model. Upon the request of her owner, the colour of the hull is BMW Michigan Blue, a shade mixed to perfection from his own machinery.

The luxury motor yacht was designed to appear both sleek and smart, an innovation helped by the life raft launching system on the upper deck. Unlike most superyachts that leave their rafts exposed, Kismet incorporates hers into the bulwarks with hydraulically-charged hatch covers.

To ensure the ultimate in assured comfort and reliability for long-range trips, the vessel integrates tried and tested technologies that focus on efficiency rather than flashy design. One of the yacht’s highlights is her main-deck lobby where black granite floors, a mirrored ceiling and central glass elevator steal the show.

The elevator serves all levels but a spiral stairwell is also present. Social areas abound on this entertaining vessel, from the Jacuzzi deck with its barbeque and open-air bed with reading lights for evening lounging.

Luxury motor yacht Kismet’s interior was based on that of one of the owner’s previous yachts and combines flavours of the owner’s Persian heritage with a distinct art-lover’s influence. The exterior areas are less formal in style and the area from the main deck to the sun deck reflects a more relaxed feel.

The main salon features a cinema lounge with drop-down screen and electrically operated sofas alongside a grand piano and semicircular bar. A hatch to the garage below can also be found, where a motorbike can easily be store and concealed.

The bridge deck houses a dining room with large mahogany table that easily seats 18 and can also be used as a conference table with its inclusion of power sockets in the woodwork. Abaft is a dance floor with overhead LED, strobe lighting and a bar for hosting parties. The upper-deck is the most relaxed part of the yacht and houses the gym, steam room, and a beach-style lounge.

Amongst her six cabins are four double cabins (convertible to twins) with Jacuzzi-bath; one VIP double with Jacuzzi-bath; and a full-width master suite. Found forward of the lobby, the master stateroom is more like an apartment, complete with library, office, private balconies to port and starboard, walk-in-wardrobe, his and hers bathroom, Jacuzzi-bath and separate toilet.

All bathrooms boast Baccarat crystal and Sardinelli fixtures and fittings alongside glass washbasins with gold leaf scrolling. Perhaps best of all, each also features two TV screens; one in the wall above the vanity; the other above the Jacuzzi. The crew are accommodated in 10 double/twin cabins.

Featuring a dedicated crew and a wide range of onboard facilities and water toys, Kismet is an excellent charter yacht for luxury vacations. The luxury yacht cruises comfortably at 14 knots while her 22-strong crew, under the direction of American Captain Kyle Fultz, ensure the needs of every guest are met.

The luxury motor yacht is equipped with an entire armada of water toys to provide endless hours of entertainment during any yacht charter. Water toys include a tender, waverunners, kayaks, dive equipment, water skis, and a dive compressor.

The vessel sails the Mediterranean in the summer months and heads to the Caribbean for the winter season.

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Posted by Joanna Lewis , Rumble Romagnoli 14 Nov 2023

Managing a superyacht is a complex and time-consuming affair, which is why yacht owners entrust their vessels to the world’s best yacht management companies.

As a global leader in yacht marketing, Relevance Yacht has worked with multiple luxury yacht management companies over the course of the past decade, including some of the best yacht management companies globally.

Here, we take a look at a selection of some of the best yacht management companies tasked with managing the world’s largest superyachts.

Hill Robinson

Hill Robinson is a Relevance Yacht client and is considered a leading yacht management company. Unlike other yacht management companies that were born out of yacht sales and yacht charters, Hill Robinson was established with the sole purpose of managing the complexities of the world’s largest superyachts. 

With over two decades of expertise, Hill Robinson offers a complete portfolio of industry-leading yacht management services, including crew management services, yacht accounting and financial control, compliance and security, and technical and maintenance support. Hill Robinson offers a complete end-to-end private yacht management solution and has demonstrable experience managing the world’s finest superyachts and mega yachts.  

Moran Yacht & Ship

Moran Yacht & Ship is a leading US brokerage with global reach. They are known for brokering some of the world’s biggest superyacht deals in history and offer a complete portfolio of luxury yacht management services. Their superyacht prowess is unmatched by any other brokerage, which is led by a team of yacht brokers with intimate knowledge of the superyacht industry spanning yacht sales, charter, construction, and yacht management. 

Moran’s yacht management services are designed to offer stress-free yacht ownership with a full suite of services, including yacht operations management, yacht accounting, yacht safety and compliance, yacht maintenance, and superyacht crew registration and placement. 

As a long-term Relevance Yacht client, our team supports Moran with a range of digital marketing services, including lead generation for Ultra-High-Net-Worth-Indivdiuals through tailored pay-per-click and search engine optimisation services.

Relevance Yacht worked with YACHTZOO to help elevate its online presence with a tailored digital marketing strategy encompassing SEO, paid advertising, content marketing, public relations, and customer relationship management, helping the company become a globally recognised full-service yacht brokerage and one of the best yacht management companies. 

YACHTZOO offers a complete portfolio of yacht management services, taking care of every facet of a superyacht’s operation, including administration, maintenance, logistical support, and compliance with yacht regulations, relieving captains and owners of the time-consuming complexities of the day-to-day operations of a private yacht.  

Y.CO is a global full-service yacht brokerage and supplier of luxury yacht management services. The Y.CO team is known for going the extra mile across all their services, including sales, charters, and yacht management, ensuring a seamless yachting experience. Their expert support and encyclopedic insights on the yachting industry have led Y.CO to secure its position as one of the world’s best yacht management companies. 

Y.CO was initially established as a yacht management provider and, as such, offers round-the-clock yacht management services that are designed to surpass expectations. Their impressive global yacht management fleet is a testament to Y.CO’s expertise.

Burgess is considered a global leader in luxury yacht sales, charters, and management. 

Burgess’ yacht management services offer captains and owners a complete solution with a personalised service that is tailored to meet individual needs. All yacht management services are provided in-house and managed by a highly skilled yacht management team, ensuring every vessel is in safe hands. With more than 30 years of yacht management expertise, Burgess is consistently considered one of the world’s best yacht management companies.

Fraser is a yacht industry heavyweight, consistently ranked as a leading yacht brokerage. The global brokerage offers a complete roster of services, including sales, charters, new builds, and private yacht management. Fraser’s yacht management team oversees a fleet of over 100 vessels, from 24-metres to 100-metres+, ensuring the highest standards across all yacht operations.   

Relevance Yacht worked with Fraser for over a decade on all aspects of digital marketing, including SEO, content marketing, digital advertising, and website design and development. Our work with Fraser helped the brokerage dominate the Search Engine Results Pages across multiple high-volume keywords related to yacht sales, yacht charters, and yacht management, showing the benefits of a long-term digital marketing strategy managed by yacht marketing experts. 

Relevance Yacht: the world’s leading yacht marketing agency

Relevance Yacht is a leading yacht marketing agency. Our full-service creative and yacht marketing services have helped many of the world’s best yacht management companies stand out in a saturated market and dominate the SERPs for keywords related to their unique business offerings. If you want to learn more about our 360 yacht marketing services, contact a team member or browse our company presentation.

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The current position of GLOBAL is at West Mediterranean reported 3 mins ago by AIS. The vessel is en route to the port of La Ciotat, France , and expected to arrive there on Sep 8, 10:30 . The vessel GLOBAL (IMO 1008700, MMSI 319173000) is a Yacht built in 2006 (18 years old) and currently sailing under the flag of Cayman Islands .

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Meet The Billionaire Owner Behind The NBA Champion Boston Celtics

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Happy Anniversary: The Celtics earned their 18th NBA championship exactly 16 years to the day of their last title.

Wyc Grousbeck bought the team for $360 million in 2002 and just delivered the franchise’s second championship during his tenure—a league-record 18th title.

When Wyc Grousbeck purchased the Boston Celtics in 2002, he made it clear to his partners that it wasn’t about the money. “Imagine yourself being in a parade, if we win the championship, with your kids, getting a ring and hanging a banner,” the 61-year-old recalls saying. “We’re doing this for Celtic Pride.”

For the second time during his tenure, Grousbeck will have made good on that promise. On Monday, the Celtics earned a Game 5 victory over the Dallas Mavericks to collect their record-setting 18th NBA championship. Buoyed by a duo of stars in Jaylen Brown, the NBA Finals MVP, and Jayson Tatum, Boston ran through the playoffs, losing only three games, after posting a league-best 64-18 record in the regular season.

“We all watched the team the last few years—great teams, but not quite there,” an elated Grousbeck said to the sellout crowd at TD Garden in Boston. “And Brad [Stevens] was brilliant. We knew we needed to make changes. We knew we wanted to make changes, and Brad got it done. He brought in Jrue [Holiday], he brought in [Kristaps Porzingis], and here we are. Banner 18 is back!”

Making money may not have been Grousbeck’s primary goal, but that hasn’t stopped the Celtics from becoming a cash machine. According to Forbes , Boston is the 22nd most profitable franchise in all of sports , with an estimated $269 million in operating income combined over the last three seasons. The Celtics are worth an estimated $4.7 billion , including debt, a staggering 1,200% increase over the $360 million Grousbeck and his partners paid 22 years ago. Only three NBA teams boast valuations higher than Boston—the Los Angeles Lakers ($6.4 billion), the New York Knicks ($6.6 billion) and the Golden State Warriors ($7.7 billion).

That sky-high appreciation has made the Grousbecks quite wealthy. The family of Irving Grousbeck, Wyc’s father, is worth an estimated $1.8 billion , and they’re hardly the only ones benefitting from basketball’s financial golden age. NBA team values have grown roughly 2,200% since 1998, when Forbes first started tracking that data. During that period, the Celtics have the ninth-best appreciation rate among their contemporaries.

As the NBA continues to reach new heights, it makes Grousbeck’s entry seem almost clairvoyant. The league is reportedly negotiating a new media rights package that amounts to $76 billion in fees over 11 years , more than double its previous annual rate, while basketball continues expand globally and captivate fans in overseas markets. A recent survey by S&P Global Intelligence reported that 52% of online adults in China watch NBA games , as well as two-thirds of basketball viewers in France and Italy.

“I really like our chances to keep growing,” Grousbeck says. “The NBA is a great product or a great experience, and we have so many international fans.”

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Buying the Celtics proved to be a fortuitous turn of events for Grousbeck, who obtained his Juris Doctor from the University of Michigan and began working as a corporate lawyer in the 1980s before realizing another career path might suit him better.

“I would look out at our parking lot, we shared a building with Kleiner Perkins, and all the lawyers were driving average cars and all the Kleiner guys had Ferraris and Lamborghinis,” he says. “I thought maybe I ought to make a switch.”

So, Grousbeck pivoted. He earned his MBA from Stanford University in the early 1990s and became a venture capitalist. The internet was starting to boom, and Grousbeck built a bankroll by scoring big wins with web search engine and portal Lycos, online retailer eToys.com and medical technology company Conor Medsystems.

Later that decade, Grousbeck and his family relocated back to Boston, and he went back to his roots as a die-hard sports fan of the city’s teams. (He bought season tickets for the New England Patriots and the Boston Red Sox, Bruins and Celtics.) While taking his young daughter to games, Grousbeck observed that the Celtics were lagging in attendance on a nightly basis. The team was also partially owned by a limited partnership public traded on the New York Stock Exchange, revealing a cash-flow positive business.

The idea of team ownership was something Grousbeck was somewhat familiar with. His father, who founded Continental Cablevision in 1963 and merged it into telecom giant US West 33 years later, considered buying the Red Sox in the 1980s. A deal never materialized, but it influenced the younger Grousbeck. Sensing an opportunity, he set a meeting with then-Celtics owner Paul Gaston and walked out with a handshake agreement minutes later.

“He got a record price for the team, $360 million,” Grousbeck says. “It was by far a record in the NBA, and he couldn't have been nicer about the whole thing. I think he made a very reasonable market deal back then, and then we were all surprised by what happened to the team afterwards.”

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Grousbeck didn’t have anywhere close to that sum, though, leaving him scrambling to fund the purchase. He started by mortgaging his house and sending a nonrefundable eight-figure deposit. Borrowing 50% of the sale price got him closer. In the end, Grousbeck assembled a consortium of more than 20 investors, including his father, TPG Capital cofounder David Bonderman and Bain Capital co-chairman Stephen Pagliuca. The newly formed group, Boston Basketball Partners, closed the sale in 2002.

Since then, Grousbeck has led the franchise as its CEO and governor, a position required by the league to own at least 15% of a franchise. That hasn’t stopped his partners from contributing. Pagliuca, for example, played an importing role in recruiting former Celtics great Danny Ainge back to the franchise as an executive. With the acquisitions of future Hall of Famers Kevin Garnett and Ray Allen, and an incumbent star in Paul Pierce, Ainge quickly constructed a champion, with the Celtics claiming the NBA title in 2008. And while he’s now with the Utah Jazz, Ainge later traded away Garnett and Pierce, returning the Celtics draft picks that would eventually become Brown and Tatum.

Basketball has opened many other doors for Grousbeck. Five years ago, he launched Cincoro Tequila alongside his wife, Emilia Fazzalari, Milwaukee Bucks co-owner Wes Edens, Lakers co-owner Jeanie Buss and former Charlotte Hornets managing owner and Basketball Hall of Famer Michael Jordan. Since 2019, the company has sold two million bottles, Grousbeck says, and recently added a slew of athletes as investors, including Derek Jeter, Serena Williams and Dustin Johnson.

Grousbeck is also the inspiration behind NBC sitcom Extended Family , which is produced by his friend, Red Sox co-owner Tom Werner, and stars Donald Faison as the owner of the Celtics and Jon Cryer, his wife’s ex-husband who lives with them. Meanwhile, he’s raising a third fund at his venture capital outfit, Causeway Partners, with the first investment being a “pretty sizable position” in the newly formed, for-profit golf entity PGA Tour Enterprises.

“I'm in there alongside John Henry and Steve Cohen and Arthur Blank,” Grousbeck says. “Causeway is in there in a reasonably big way by our standards.”

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How this Italian shipyard created a new category of explorer yacht

“The ‘X’ in X50 does not stand for ‘explorer’ but rather ‘experience’,” says Baglietto 's CCO Fabio Ermetto on the shipyard’s first model in its new XO series. The explorer yacht sector is rapidly growing, with a record number of projects listed in BOAT International ’s 2024 Global Order Book. Recognising a gap in this evolving market, the Italian builder launched its first 49.9-metre explorer yacht, where the guest experience is at the forefront of Francesco Paszkowski ’s design. BOAT ’s Hannah Rankine sits down with Ermetto to find out more…

Why did you decide to enter the explorer yacht market?

When it comes to the X50's concept, it is more than just an explorer; we call it an 'observer.' While most explorer yachts are designed around the experience of travelling the world, we noticed that many, particularly in the 50-metre, sub-500GT range, lack proper views of the surroundings. Travellers to destinations like Alaska and the Maldives often find themselves in the main saloon with limited views through the aft end of the boat. Thinking outside the box, we developed a concept that offers all the facilities you'd expect on an explorer yacht - tenders, storage, fuel, and ice class - while you can also enjoy the view in any climate or condition.

What inspired the design?

We wanted to create something that combines the adventure and experience of world travel with the luxury and comfort of a high-spec yacht. I often compare it to the Orient Express, where you can travel by train - a traditional mode of transport - in style and luxury whilst experiencing the journey. A long time ago in Italy, there was a train called the Settebello, which featured a first-class capsule on top, offering passengers panoramic views. This vision inspired the creation of our XO series.

What are your favourite features on board?

At the top of the boat, you'll find what we refer to as the “capsule”, which comprises two decks. The wheelhouse is located below, while the observation deck sits above. This is the reason we call it an 'observer.' The observation deck features extensive glass all around, including on the ceiling. Picture yourself travelling to Thailand or Australia, or entering a fjord enjoying panoramic views from an enclosed deck while relaxing on sofas and spending time with family.

The observation lounge also features large screens connected to an onboard drone. The idea is you can fly the drone one or two miles ahead of the yacht, offering a different view of your surroundings and making the experience more interactive. The sundeck above serves as an exterior observation lounge, designed to provide a cozy space to enjoy the views in good weather.

The main deck aft is a flexible area. Typically used for storing tenders and water toys, this area allows the tender to be launched quickly, with ample storage space underneath for freestanding furniture. This design enables the space to transition quickly from a technical area to a lounge area with a Bimini so that guests can be close to the water.

Why did you decide to work with Francesco Paszkowski on this project?

Francesco Paszkowski has been working with Baglietto for 30 years, designing the exteriors for many of our projects. Some of Baglietto's most iconic yachts are his creations. But he is also the kind of designer who is not afraid of doing something different, so he shared our vision of creating something unique in the explorer market. Our aim was to design a yacht that is unmistakably a Baglietto, distinct from those that could be built by any other shipyard. While many shipyards build quality boats, they often lack a distinctive identity. At Baglietto, we always try to give our models a strong and unique character.

What are the ways in which the owner can customise the yacht to their preferences?

The entire aft area of the main deck has been designed for versatility, serving as a gym, storage for tenders and toys or housing extra fridges and freezers. Our semi-custom boats are more or less full custom because we can accommodate clients’ requests not only in design but also in layout. The yacht’s design allows for easy modifications, such as a touch-and-go helideck on the top deck or incorporating a sauna into the layout.

Was there a specific reason why you chose 50 metres as the length?

In our design process, we looked at the market and noticed that many explorer yachts of this size offer very limited guest space. There is significant demand in the 499GT market, and Baglietto is renowned for creating some of the largest yachts in this category. Our goal is to apply this expertise to the explorer yacht market, producing the largest explorer yacht under 499GT. Remarkably, the X50 accommodates three tenders without compromising onboard space, a rare feature for a sub-500GT vessel.

We are also considering building a larger version in the 55- to 60-meter range, which would offer entirely different onboard spaces and features.

What are some of the environmental initiatives on board?

We have included solar panels in the honeycomb design on top of the X50, which is part of the shipyard’s wider Bzero hydrogen project that we launched last year. With 80 per cent of our clients interested in hybrid propulsion, we now offer all of our boats with a hybrid option and we were the first shipyard to build a Lloyd’s-certified hybrid boat. We are also starting the first hydrogen plant at our shipyard to generate electricity out of seawater. The X50 can be offered with a hybrid package because the boat and engine room have been designed to accommodate this without any major modifications.

To find out more information about Baglietto’s X50 superyacht, contact the team today .

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    He was the owner of the yacht Global. It was built as Kismet for Shahid Khan. In recent years the ownership of Global was moved from Windhorst to Askar Alshinbayev as part of a broader business arrangement. The GLOBAL Yacht is a top-tier vessel crafted by Lurssen Yachts and designed by Espen Øino.

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