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All You Need to Know About Lord Alan Sugar and his Yacht Lady A

Yacht Name: Lady A - Yacht Length: 55 m (11 ft) - Guests: 15 in 7 cabins - Crew: 15 in 7 cabins - Displacement: 879t - Sterling Yachts - 1986 - Yacht Value: US$ 15 million -

Owners Name: Lord Alan Sugar - Alan Sugar Net Worth: US$ 1.5 billion - Owners Company: Amstrad - Owners Country: UK - Lord Alan Sugar also owns a large private jet with registration G-SUGA

Yacht Lady A

The yacht Lady A was built as Southern Cross at Sterling Yachts in Japan. She is designed by Jon Bannenberg, who was responsible for both her interior and exterior.

Built for Alan Bond

She was delivered in 1986 to her then owner Alan Bond. Alan Bond was an Australian entrepreneur, active in real estate, energy and media.

In 1992 he was declared bankrupt and in 1997 he was convicted of fraud en sentenced to seven years in prison.

At the time of his death in 2015, his net worth was estimated at more than US$ 200 million.

Sold to Vijay Mallya and named Indian Princess

Following his financial problems Southern Cross was sold and renamed Indian Princess, and was probably owned by Vijay Mallya.

Later her name was changed back to Southern Cross and in 2012 she was sold again and named Emihar Chios, while owned by Greek shipping tycoon Harry Vafias, CEO of Stealth Gas.

In 2015 she was purchased by Lord Alan Sugar and named Lady A.

Charter Yacht Lady A

The yacht Lady A is not available for charter

Lord Alan Sugar

Who is Lord Alan Sugar?

Lord Alan Michael Sugar is a UK born billionaire and founder of several companies.

Alan SugarAmstrad Company

He is best known for the company Amstrad, active in consumer electronics. Founded by Sir Alan as an electrical goods retailer in 1968, Amstrad was listed on the London Stock Exchange in 1980.

Its name is an acronym of Alan Michael Sugar Trading. Amstrad launched a home computer package aimed at the mass market in the mid-1980s and was a supplier of set-top boxes for Broadcaster Bskyb.

In 2007 Lord Sugar sold his remaining shares in Amstrad for approx. US$ 250 million.


Sugar now owns a large real estate portfolio through AMSprop (“Alan Michael Sugar Properties” focused upon ultra-prime Central London and core City of London properties), and companies as Amsair ("Alan Michael Sugar Air”) Executive Aviation, offering business and executive jet charters and Amscreen, selling advertise space on digital media advertising screens.

Private Jet

Lord Sugar owns a US4 30 million Embraer Legacy 650 private jet, with registration G-SUGA. Sugar previously owned the Schweers yacht Louisiana, which was built as Margaux Rose for Fiat owner Gianni Agnelli.

Lord Alan Sugar Net Worth

The net worth of Alan Sugar is estimated at US$ 1.5 billion.

Alan Sugar House

Alan Sugar owns a large mansion in Chigwell, Essex, and a beach front house in Marbella, Spain.  Sugar also owned a large mansion in Boca Raton (Florida) which he sold in 2015 for US$ 6.8 million.

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Yacht Lady A, owned by Lord Sugar

Motor Yacht Lady A, pictured when still named Southern Cross III

Superyacht Lady ALady A interiordining roomowners study

The yacht Lady A in Miami (2003)

Her interior by famous designer John Bannenberg

Lady A’s dining room

The owners’ study

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Lord Alan Sugar’s yacht Lady A

yacht Southern CrossSouthern-Cross-GA

Lord Alan Sugar private Jet


The Embraer Jet with registration G-SUGA (photo by Leor Yudelowitz)

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