Yacht Name: Kismet
Yacht Length: 95 m (312 ft)
Guests: 12 in 6 cabins
Yacht Value: US$ 200 million
Owners name: Shahid Khan
Shahid Khan Net Worth: US$ 6.7 billion
Owners company: Flex-
Owners Country: USA
The Yacht Kismet is available for charter for US$ 1.6 million per week
The luxury yacht Kismet was built for Shahid Khan. The first Kismet was built by Lurssen yachts and delivered in 2007. In 2014 Kismet was replaced by the 94 meter (308ft) Kismet 2, also built at Lurssen.
Espen Oeino Design
Her design is from Espen Oeino International, while her interior design was done by Reymond Langton Design. The yacht can accommodate 12 quests in 6 cabins and has a crew of 18. Her interior blends the Art Deco style with a Persian décor.
SuperYacht of the Year Award
In 2008 the first Kismet won the ‘super yacht of the year award’. In 2013 Kismet was sold by Moran Yacht & Ship, she is now named Global. Kismet’s price was US$ 115 million..
The New Kismet
The (new) Kismet was built of steel with an aluminum superstructure. She can accommodate 12 guests and a crew of 28. Her features include an open fire place, an oval shaped swimming pool with integrated Jacuzzi on the sun deck, a large spa and an elevator.
For Charter for US$ 1.6 million per week
Her value is estimated at US$ 200 million. Kismet II is available for charter through Moran for a charter rate of EUR 1,200,000 (approx. US$ 1.6 million) per week, enquire for your ultimate charter experience. (Photos by Ship-
Shahid Khan or Shad Khan is the owner of automobile parts manufacturer Flex-
His First Job was Washing Dishes
Khan was born in Pakistan and moved to the US when he was 16. His first job was washing dishes for $ 1.20 per hour. At the age of 28 he started Bumper Works, making car bumpers for pickup trucks. When the company grew he bought his former employer Flex-
Supplier of Toyota Bumpers
In 1989 Khan was the sole supplier of bumpers for the entire Toyota line in the United States. In 2011, Flex-
In 2012 Shahid Khan purchased the Jacksonville Jaguars for an estimated USD 750 million. And in 2013 he acquired the London based soccer club Fulham FC for an amount of USD 200 million from Mohamed al–Fayed (owner of the yacht Sokar).
3 Private Jets
Khan has 3 private jets, all registered to his company Flex-
US$ 6.7 Billion Net Worth
Shahid Khan has an estimated net worth of US$ 6.7 billion (August 2016). Shahid Khan’s wife is Ann Carlson Kahn, they have 2 children. The Kahn family resides in Champaign, Illinois.