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Yacht Name: Ice
Yacht Length: 90 m (296 ft)
Guests: 14 in 7 cabins
Crew: 27 in 14 cabins
Yacht Value: US$ 150 million
Owners Name: Suleiman Kerimov
Kerimov Net Worth: US$ 7.5 billion
Owners Company: Fedprombank
Owners Country: Russia
Ice was built for Augusto Perfetti, owner of the Mentos brand
The yacht Ice was built by the famous Lurssen yard in 2005. The yacht was originally named Air, and was ordered by the Italian candy producer Augusto Perfetti.
Built for Perfetti
Perfetti is known for the famous Mentos brand. During the construction of the yacht, Perfetti received an offer from Kerimov he could not refuse. Augusto Perfetti ordered a new yacht, again named Air, at the Dutch yacht builder De Vries.
Azipod propulsion system
Luxury yacht Ice has a diesel -
Superyacht of the Year
Ice was acclaimed Superyacht of the Year at the World Superyacht Awards in 2006. The photo’s of Ice at this page are used with the permission of Tom Gulbrandsen. See more of luxury yacht Ice here. The yacht Ice is not available for charter, but enquire for your ultimate charter experience on other yachts.
Suleiman Kerimov is one of the richest Russians, he is a Russian billionaire with a net worth estimated at USD 7.5 billion. He started by investing in troubled companies through his Fedprombank.
His investments included Polymetal, Gazprom, Sberbank and Nafta Moskva. In 2008 he sold all his Russian investments. He then invested in Morgan Stanley, Goldman Sachs and lost billions in the financial crisis. In 2009 – with help from Russian investors – he bought 37% of Polyus Gold a Russian gold producer. In 2011 he acquired a controlling stake in Uralkali.
Ferrari Enzo car crash
In 2006 Suleiman Kerimov had a heavy car accident with his Ferrari Enzo in Nice. He suffered severe burns. Later he donated EUR 1 million to Pinocchio — a charity for children suffering from burns.
In 2007 Kerimov founded the Suleyman Kerimov Foundation. The Kerimov Foundation works closely with the government, meaning their projects have much better long-
Two Boeing 737 Business Jets
Kerimov owns two Boeing 737 BBJ business jets: one from 2008 with registration VP-