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Either Gatewat founder Ted Waitt or Russian billionaire Patokh Chodiev owns the yacht Plan B
The yacht Plan B was built in 2012 by Abu Dhabi MAR Kiel (formerly HDW). She was part of a pre-crisis order of six yachts. Four yachts were cancelled, but Plan B - as second yacht- was completed. She has a steel hull and aluminium superstructure. She is powered by twin MTU 16V 4000 M60 diesel engines. Her exterior styling is done by German designer Focus Yacht Design. Rumors on the Internet that Brad Pitt is the owner of the yacht Plan B are not correct. Superyachtfan is aware of some rumors that luxury yacht Plan B is actually owned by Eurasian Natural Resources Corporation shareholder Patokh Chodiev. Patokh Chodiev lives in Belgium and is the 2nd richest person in Belgium. But for the moment SuperYachtFan fan states Ted Waitt as the owner of the yacht.The yacht Plan B is available for charter, enquire for your ultimate charter experience.
Ted Waitt seems to be the owner of the yacht Plan B. In 1985 Ted Waitt and Mike Hammond founded Gateway. Gateway Inc is a computer hardware company which develops, manufactures, supports, and markets a wide range of personal computers, computer monitors, servers, and computer accessories. It was famous in the 1990’s for shipping its hardware in in cow-spotted boxes. In 2007 Acer acquired Gateway for USD 700 million. Before that, during the dotcom era, Waitt sold Gateway stock worth USD 1 billion. After a divorce settlement his net worth was estimated at USD 900 million. With his investment company Avalon Capital Group, Waitt holds stakes in Fisker Automotive, Lava Supply Chain Solutions and Vizio. Through his Waitt Foundation Waitt is very active in charity, according to Business Week Ted Waitt is one of America’s most generous philantropists.
Superyacht Plan B owned by Ted Waitt or Patokh Chodiev