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Jim Moran built an automobile empire, which became one of the largest in the world. He ordered 8 Feadship yachts named Gallant Lady

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All You Need to Know About Jim Ratcliffe and his Yacht Hampshire II

Yacht Name: Hampshire II - Length: 78.5 m (258 ft) - Guests: 14 in 7 cabins - Crew: 23 in 11 cabins - IMO 1011599 - Displacement: 1,887t - Feadship - 2012 - Yacht Value: US$ 100 million -

Owner: Jim Ratcliffe - Jim Ratcliffe Net Worth: US$ 15 billion - Owners Company: Ineos - Owners Country: UK -

Ratcliffe also owns the 56 meter Feadship Sherpa

Luxury Yacht Hampshire II

78 meter Feadship

The luxury yacht Hampshire II was built by Royal van Lent and was delivered to her owner Jim Ratcliffe in 2012. The 78 meter Feadship was designed by Redman Whitely Dixon. Hampshire features a classic, mahogany paneled interior. In 2018 her hull was painted Dark Blue.

A Beach Club and Heli deck

She has a beach club, and a helicopter deck which can be converted to a playing field for ball games. Guests can zip wire form the crows nest down to the sea.

The Hampshire II also boasts a plush bar on the upper deck, while a wine cellar below has an underwater sea viewing area.

Hampshire County

The yacht was named after Hampshire; the largest county in South East England and the third largest shire county in the United Kingdom.

Hampshire's county town is Winchester, a historic city that was once the capital of the ancient kingdom of Wessex and of England. The yacht Hampshire is not available for charter.

Ratcliffe still owns his previous superyacht Hampshire, which was built as Barbara Jean for S&H Fabricating & Engineering Inc founder Jack Hutchings. And he has an other project under construction.


In June 2016 she visited Belfast, the capital and largest city of Northern Ireland

Jim Ratcliffe

Who is Jim Ratcliffe?

He is founder and CEO of Ineos, one of the largest petrochemical companies in the world. Ratcliffe started working at Esso as a chemicals engineer.

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In 1998 he formed Ineos. Jim Racliffe acquired the unwanted operations from companies as BP and Imperial Chemical Industries (now Akzo Nobel) and used high yield debt to finance the deals.

Ratcliffe's biggest acquisition was the GBP 5 billion purchase of BP's Innovene petrochemical operation, giving him refineries in Scotland, Italy, Germany, France, Belgium and Canada.

US$ 40 Billion in Sales

Nowadays Ineos has 15,000 employees and realizes sales of USD 40 billion with 60 manufacturing sites in 13 countries. In 2010 Ratcliffe moved Ineos to Switzerland, saving £100m a year in tax

Jim Ratcliffe Net Worth

Jim Ratcliffe has a net worth of US$ 12.3 billion. He resides in Switzerland, and recently announced to move to Monaco.

Ratcliffe Philanthropy

Ratcliffe is the founder of Go Run for Fun, a charity inspiring children in the UK to be more active through running events. The GO Run For Fun programme has a very simple aim - to get as many kids between the age of 5 and 10 running as possible.

J im Ratcliffe House

Racliffe resides in Switzerland and owns a house in Chelsea. He also has a New Forest beach house, which he has recently applied to demolish and replace with a contemporary £4 million carbon-neutral mansion that can be raised on hydraulic stilts to protect it from potential rising sea levels.

The house would only be visible from boats on the Solent.

4 Private Jets

Jim Ratcliffe owns 4 private jets, all registered to his company Ineos: a Gulfstream G550 (M-USIC), two Gulfstream G280 (M-ISTY & M-INTY) and a Dassault Falcon 2000EX (M-CHEM). He also owns an Agusta Westland AW139 helicopter, with registration M-AJOR. More UK business jet owners here.

Yacht Sherpa

Ratcliffe is also the owner of the 74 meter yacht Sherpa, built in 2018. Sherpa is an expedition styled yacht, and according to rumors, Ratcliffe ordered the yacht for his two sons Sam and George. Sherpa can accommodate 15 guests and 22 crew.

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The yacht Hampshire II was named after the Hampshire county in the UK

The yacht was built at Royal van Lent. In 2018 her hull was painted dark blue.

 Jim Ratcliffe is the founder of Ineos, a large petrochemical company.

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Since 2018 Hampshire II has a dark blue hull, similar to Ratcliffe’s new yacht Sherpa. Photo by Didier Didairbus

Inside the Yacht Hampshire II

As far as we know there are no interior photos available of the yacht. But these are examples of Redman Whitely Dixon interiors.

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The yacht Sherpa, photo by Dutch Yachting

Ratcliffe’s Gulfstream G550 private jet (M-USIC) with Ineos logo

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Motor yacht Hampshire II built for Jim Ratcliffe (photo by Raphael Belly)

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