Altair III -
Diego Della Valle -
Diego Della Valle is the owner of the luxury yacht Altair. Della Valle is the President and CEO of the Italian leather goods company Tod's. Diego’s grandfather Filippo started his shoemaking business in the 1920s, which Diego expanded into the now famous Tod's and Fay brands. Della Valle holds approx. 62% of the shares in Tods, which is listed on the Milan Stock Exchange. Through his investment company Dorint Holding Sa, Della Valle also holds shares in RCS Media Group, Piaggio and Mediobanca. Since 2002 Della Valle is one of the largest shareholders in Saks Fifth Avenue the American department store. Della Valle sits on the board of a number of companies, such as Ferrari, Maserati, Banca Nazionale del Lavoro and LVMH. The net worth of Diego Della Valle is estimated at USD 1.2 billion. The yacht Altair III is a 59 meter motor yacht, custom built in 1974 by Amels as Cargill. Altair’s interior has been designed by Jon Bannenberg while Sam Sorgiovanni Designs is responsible for her exterior.