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Yacht Name: Event
Yacht Length: 62 m (205 ft)
Guests: 12 in 6 cabins
Crew: 15 in 7 cabins
Yacht Value: US$ 80 million
Owners Name: Xu Jiayin
Owners Net Worth: US$ 8.6 billion
Owners Company: Evergrande Owners Country: China
Event was delivered in 2013 for a Russian owner, who sold her in 2015 to Xu Jiayin
The yacht Event is a 60 metre customized Amels Limited Edition 199, designed by Tim Heywood.
Laura Sessa Interior
Her interior is designed by Studio Laura Sessa of Rome. Luxury yacht Event has a scimitar bow, increasing water length and reducing fuel consumption. Event realizes a top speed of 16.5 knots and has a range of 5,000 nautical miles. The yacht features an ‘touch and go’ helipad.
Foredeck Tender Garage
The tender garage is based in a compartment below the foredeck, meaning crew can launch and retrieve tenders and toys without disturbing guests enjoying the water
Amels Limited Edition
The Amels Limited Editions series is a success, as owners are buying a customizable yacht that has been designed and engineered on a proven technical platform. Amels is part of the Dutch family-
All photo’s on this page are made by Tom ‘McNikon’ Gulbrandsen. The yacht Event is not available for charter, but enquire for your ultimate charter experience on other yachts.
Xu Jiayin (or Hui Ka Yan in Cantonese) is the Chairman of the Evergrande Group.
The Evergrande Group is a real estate developer based in Hong Kong. The group is specialized in residential buildings and has over 80,000 employees. Over 400 large projects have been developed by Evergrande in over 170 major cities across China.
Guangzhou Evergrande Football Club
Xu Jiayin is majority owner of the Guangzhou Evergrande Football Club, which is a professional Chinese football club that currently participates in the Chinese Super League under the license of the Chinese Football Association. The team is based in Guangzhou, Guangdong, and their home stadium is the Tianhe Stadium which has a seating capacity of 58,500
US$ 8.6 billion net worth
Xu Jiayin has a net worth of US$ 8.6 billion. He is one of the Top 10 Philanthropists of China. He has won the “China Charity Award”, the highest governmental award in the China charitable sector, for seven consecutive times.