The luxury yacht Venus was built at Feadship for Apple founder Steve Jobs.
When the yacht was delivered in 2012, it was rumored to have cost more than EUR 100 million. The yacht was designed by Jobs, together with famous designer Philippe Starck. Following a legal dispute about a payment, it became known that Starck earned a US$ 9 million fee with the project.
Steve Jobs was aware he might not live to see the boat launched, but continued to involve with its design. The yacht is now owned by his widow Laurene Powell Jobs. In August 2015, Venus visited Monaco Marine for a refit. The photos on this page are used with permission of Think Yachts.
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Steve Jobs is best known as the co-
Apple was founded in 1976 as a personal computer builder. Famous for its Mac line, Ipod, Iphone and Ipad, Apple is now the world’s third largest mobile phone maker and the second largest IT company. In 2013 Apple had a value of more than $ 400 billion. Jobs is considered a pioneer of the personal computer revolution.
Jobs also co-
The net worth of Steve Jobs at the time of his death was US$ 10 billion. The net worth of his widow Laurene Powell Jobs is estimated at US$ 18 billion. She owns a US$ 75 million Gulfstream G650 private jet, with registration N2N
Steve Jobs died in 2011 of pancreatic cancer. His widow Laurene Powell Jobs inherited 5.5 million shares in Apple, worth US$ 7 billion and 7% stake in The Walt Disney company worth US$ 9 billion, plus some other investments.
Laurene is the founder of the Emerson Collective, an organization that supports social entrepreneurs who are committed to the ideal that everyone ought to have the chance to live to their full potential. The collective tries to open doors to opportunity – focus areas include improving schools, advocating for common sense immigration reform, and collaborating with partners who are innovating ways to create durable avenues for social and economic mobility.
Laurene Powell Jobs is also co-