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Frans Heesen - Yacht

Yacht Name: Lady Petra

Yacht Length: 47 m (153 ft)

Guests: 12 in 6 cabins

Crew: 10 in 5 cabins

Yacht Value: US$ 30 million

Owners Name: Frans Heesen

Owners Net Worth: US$ 200 million

Owners Company: Heesen Yachts

Owners Country: The Netherlands

Luxury yacht Lady Petra was built for the founder of Heesen Yachts. She is now for sale.

SuperYacht Lady Petra

The yacht Lady Petra was built for Frans Heesen and delivered in 2012.

4700 Series

Lady Petra is the eight yacht in the succesfull 47 meter full displacement series. The first yacht in this series was the yacht Yalla, delivered in 2004. Other yachts in this series are Sirocco, Elandess II, Celestial Hope, Blind Date, 4You and in 2012 Secret was delivered, at the moment the last yacht.

Frans Heesen Yacht

This Lady Petra is the 2nd yacht built for Frans Heesen, he previously owned a 44 meter also named Lady Petra which was delivered in 2009. He actually planned to order a 37 meter, but before construction started the (partial completed) 44 meter became available.

For Sale

The current Lady Petra is actually for sale, so may be Frans Heesen is planning another new yacht.

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Frans Heesen

Frans Heesen is the founder of Heesen Yachts.

Plastic Industry

Frans Heesen started as entrepreneur in industrial plastics with companies as Halcoplast and Kunststoffen Industries Oss. With his plastic companies he had been building composite yachts for Jaguar Yachts. While he was looking for expansion for his companies, Frans Heesen came along a bankrupt boat builder and purchased their production site.

Heesen Yachts

This was the basis for Heesen Yachts. The first order was the yacht Amigo for Dutch real estate developer Jo Roelof Zeeman, founder of Zeeman Vastgoed and the stock listed Nieuwe Steen Investments. In 30 years time Heesen Yachts became one of the most successful super yacht builders in the world.

Famous Yachts

Well known yachts include the 50 knots yacht Octopussy, built for John Staluppi, Honey Money with a Versace interior, Alumercia - an explorer built for Dutch aluminum industrialist Marinus Boers -founder of Boal Aluminium, carrying a Toyota Landcruiser in the lazarette - and Lady Ingeborg, built for Dutch packaging entrepreneur Jan Kelders, founder of the AiroPack Group.

Semi Custom Series

Lady Ingeborg was the start of a series of yachts in the 37 and 44 meters range for which Jan Kelders and Frans Heesen co-owned the intellectual property rights. In 2003 Heesen built another (30 meter) yacht for Jo Roelof Zeeman, also named Amigo.

Net Worth

In 2008 Frans Heesen sold Heesen Yachts for EUR 175 million (which brings his net worth at more than US$ 200 million) to Russian billionaire Vagit Alekperov, president of Lukoil and owner of the 50 meter Heesen yacht Galactica.

yacht Lady Petra - Frans Heesen

47 meter motor yacht Lady Petra, owned by Heesen Yachts founder Frans Heesen

Lady Petra in Cannes

Lady Petra in Cannes

yacht owned by Frans Heesen

The yacht owned by Frans Heesen

Heesen Yachts Lady Petra

The 8th yacht in Heesen’s 47 meter displacement series

The Heesen Yacht Amigo, built for Jo Roelof Zeeman

Amnigo, built for Jo Roelof Zeeman and delivered in 2003 (photo by G. Van Kesteren)

Heesen 47 meter

#8 in the 47 meter series

Jan Kelders' yacht Lady Ingeborg

Jan Kelders’ yacht Lady Ingeborg

In the bay of Cannes

In the Bay of Cannes

Lady Petra

Lady Petra

Motor yacht Galactica owned by Vagit Alekperov

Vagit Alekperov’s yacht Galactica

Yacht Alumercia, built for Marinus de Boer

Expedition yacht Alumercia, built for Marinus de Boer

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Lady Moura

Next yacht:

Lady Sheridan

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