Kutayba Alghanim -
Yacht Name: Samar
Yacht Length: 77 m (253 ft)
Guests: 14 in 7 cabins
Crew: 20 in 9 cabins
Yacht Value: US$ 100 million
Owners Name: Kutayba Alghanim
Owners Net Worth: US$ 1 billion
Owners Company: Alghanim
Owners Country: Kuwait
Luxury yacht Samar is available for charter for US$ 425,000 per week
The yacht Samar was built at Devonport Yachts in England to a design of H2 Yacht Design, with Laurent Giles as naval architect. The luxury yacht has a steel hull and aluminum superstructure.
12 Guests and 20 Crew
She can accommodate 12 guests and a crew of 20. Samar has large pool, a gymnasium, a cinema and several bar areas. She has an opulent interior.
A Mini Cooper and a Helicopter
The yacht carries several toys, including a Mini Cooper and a Bell 407 helicopter. The helicopter with registration N407MS is registered to the US based Wilmington Trust of Delaware. Devonport Yachts was acquired by Pendennis Shipyard in 2010. The pictures on this page were made by Ship-
Superyacht Samar is rumored to be owned by Kuwaiti Kutayba Alghanim, although SuperYachtFan received unconfirmed information that she is actually US owned. Her interior styling and the fact that she is available for charter -
The luxury yacht Samar is available for charter, enquire for your ultimate charter experience.
Kutayba Alghanim is shareholder of Alghanim Industries, one of the largest privately owned companies in Kuwait.
The Alghanim family has a long history as commercial merchants in the region. Already in the 1930’s the company had 4,000 employees. Alghanim introduced General Motor vehicles in Kuwait and became one of the largest GM agencies in the world.
Kuwait’s Biggest Auto Dealer
Alghanim Automotive is Kuwaits biggest auto dealer for brands as Chevrolet and Cadillac. Nowadays Alghanim Industries holds the agencies for companies like Sony Ericsson, Samsung, Siemens, Nokia, IBM, Dell, Daewoo, Compaq and Philips. Alghanim has more than 14,000 employees and has been recognized as one of the Best Employers in the Middle East and one of Asia’s Best Employer Brands.
US$ 1 Billion Net Worth
Forbes estimates the net worth of Kutayba Alghanim at USD 1.0 billion. SuperYachtFan was informed that the Alghanim family als owns the yacht Alfa Nero, but we are not sure about that.