The yacht Event is a 60 metre customized Amels Limited Edition 199, designed by Tim Heywood.
Her interior is designed by Studio Laura Sessa of Rome. Luxury yacht Event has a scimitar bow, increasing water length and reducing fuel consumption. Event realizes a top speed of 16.5 knots and has a range of 5,000 nautical miles. The yacht features an ‘touch and go’ helipad.
The tender garage is based in a compartment below the foredeck, meaning crew can launch and retrieve tenders and toys without disturbing guests enjoying the water
The Amels Limited Editions series is a success, as owners are buying a customizable yacht that has been designed and engineered on a proven technical platform. Amels is part of the Dutch family-
All photo’s on this page are made by Tom ‘McNikon’ Gulbrandsen. The yacht Event is not available for charter.
Xu Jiayin (or Hui Ka Yan in Cantonese) is the Chairman of the Evergrande Group.
The Evergrande Group is a real estate developer based in Hong Kong. The group is specialized in residential buildings and has over 80,000 employees. Over 400 large projects have been developed by Evergrande in over 170 major cities across China.
Xu Jiayin is majority owner of the Guangzhou Evergrande Football Club, which is a professional Chinese football club that currently participates in the Chinese Super League under the license of the Chinese Football Association. The team is based in Guangzhou, Guangdong, and their home stadium is the Tianhe Stadium which has a seating capacity of 58,500
Xu Jiayin has a net worth of US$ 36 billion, which makes him the richest man in China. He is one of the Top 10 Philanthropists of China. He has won the “China Charity Award”, the highest governmental award in the China charitable sector, for seven consecutive times.
Jiayin owns an Airbus A319 private jet built in 2010 (B-
For a short time in 2015 Jiayin owned an expensive US$ 40 million mansion in Australia’s Gold Coast, but he was forced to sell the house within 90 days as Australia’s law doesn’t allow foreign owners in (some) real estate.