Lawrence Stroll is a successful fashion entrepreneur. He is the man behind the success of Tommy Hilfiger.
Stroll started selling Pierre Cardin and Polo Ralph Lauren in Canada. Together with the Hong Kong based Silas Chou, he founded Sportswear Holdings Ltd. Through Sportswear Holdings he acquired -
In 2003 Sportswear Holdings acquired a 52 % stake in Michael Kors Holdings for a reported US$ 85 million. When Kors went public in 2011 their share was valued at US$ 1.9 billion.
Stroll is a Ferrari collector owning more than 25 vintage cars. In 2013 he paid a record US$ 27.5 million for a rare 1967 Ferrari 275 GTB N.A.R.T. Spider. In September 2014 there were reports that Mr. Stroll was about to acquire the Sauber F1 team. Stroll also owns the Formula One race circuit Circuit Mont-
SuperYachtFan was informed that Mr. Stroll is building a larger Feadship XL due to be launched in 2016. We think that the Feadship Project 1006, known as project Vertigo is Stroll’s new yacht. Update May 2016: It was confirmed that Chahan Minassian of Chahan Interior Design is responsible for the interior of Project Vertigo. Chahan Minassian is the Mr. Stroll’s personal designer. So SuperYachtFan is convinced that project Vertigo, or hull number 1006, is the new yacht for Mr. Lawrence Stroll. Vertigo will be 96 meters (or 315 ft) and able to accommodate 18 guests and a crew of 34. Her features include a below deck heli hangar and a spa area with a massage room, and steam room. She will also have a large 9m x 4m swimming pool.
Forbes estimated the net worth of Lawrence Stroll at US$ 2.4 billion (Juli 2016).
Stroll owns a Bombardier BD 700 Global 6000 private jet, with registration N711LS. The jet, which was delivered in 2013, has a list price of US$ 60 million. She has a cruise speed of 560 miles per hour and has a range of 7,700 miles. Operating cost are around US$ 9,000 per hour.
Stroll owns several houses. His main residence is believed to be in Montreal, but he also owns a large house in Mont Tremblant, near his private race circuit. He is said to own houses in London and Switzerland as well.
His son Lance Stroll is a professional race driver, In 2017 Lance Stroll joined the Williams Grand Prix team, as a driver (together with Felipe Massa.. Stroll began his driving career on his fathers private circuit in Mont Tremblant. He has won many prices in the Italian Formula 4 series and in the Formula 3 Championship.
The previous owner of Faith was Frank Fertitta, who named the yacht Fortunato. Frank Fertitta is the ceo of Station Casinos. Station Casino’s was founded by his father, also named Frank. Frank Fertitta is also owner of Zuffa, which runs the Ultimate Fighting Championship.
Station Casinos Inc. is a leading provider of gaming and entertainment based in the Las Vegas and runs 18 casino’s. Station Casino also owns a 50% share in Fertitta Interactive, active in online gaming. The company has around 12,000 employees In the past Station Casino’s was listed on the New York Stock Exchange, but after some financial problems and a financial restructuring, the Frank and his brother Lorenzo Fertitta now own 45% of the company.
Ultimate Fighting Championship
Zuffa, is an American sports promotion company which owns the Ultimate Fighting Championship. The UFC hosts most of the top-
US$ 1.3 billion net worth
Forbes estimates the net worth of Frank Fertitta at USD 1.3 billion. Frank Fertitta is the cousin of Tilman Fertitta, owner of Landry’s Restaurant and owner of superyacht Boardwalk.