Jim Moran’s yacht Gallant Lady

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

Jim Moran yacht - Gallant Lady

SubmitThe SuperYacht Owners Database

Download More than 850 Yachts and Yacht Owners in a searchable Excel file.

More info here.

Material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed without a link to the original content


The details about superyacht ownership as stated on this site and in our SuperYacht Owners Register are mostly based on rumors. In almost no case actual yacht ownership by the private individuals mentioned can be confirmed from a legal point of view. This site is for entertainment purposes only. We do not collect or store the data of our website’s visitors, other than the data used by Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google, Inc. ("Google").  More information about our Privacy Policy here. Google Analytics uses "cookies", which are text files placed on your computer to help the website analyze how visitors use the site. The information generated by the cookie about your use of the website (including your IP address) will be transmitted to and stored by Google on servers in the United States . Google will use this information for the purpose of evaluating your use of the website, compiling reports on website activity for website operators and providing other services relating to website activity and Internet usage. Google may also transfer this information to third parties where required to do so by law, or where such third parties process the information on Google's behalf. Google will not associate your IP address with any other data held by Google. You may refuse the use of cookies by selecting the appropriate settings on your browser, however please note that if you do this you may not be able to use the full functionality of this website. By using this website, you consent to the processing of data about you by Google in the manner and for the purposes set out above. LEGAL NOTICE: The content of this website and all associated program code are protected under the Digital Millennium Copyright Act. Our servers are based in the USA.

Alcove Bay - Luxury Marina & ResortLuxury Yachts

Yacht Owners Database | Biggest Yachts | Richest Owners | About

Author: Peter | Celebs on Yachts | Yacht Builders | Yacht Engines | Links

All You Need to Know About Suleiman Kerimov and his Yacht ICE

Yacht Name: Ice - Yacht Length: 90 m (296 ft) - Guests: 14 in 7 cabins - Crew: 27 in 14 cabins - IMO 9332406 - Displacement: 3,268t - Lurssen - 2005 - Yacht Value: US$ 150 million - Owners Name: Suleiman Kerimov - Kerimov Net Worth: US$ 7.5 billion - Owners Company: Fedprombank - Owners Country: Russia - Ice was built for Augusto Perfetti, owner of the Mentos brand. Ice was reportedly sold to Teodoro Obiang Mangue in 2015.

Luxury Yacht Ice

The motor yacht Ice was built by the famous Lurssen yard in 2005. The yacht was originally named Air, and was ordered by the Italian candy producer Augusto Perfetti.

Built for Perfetti

Perfetti is known for the famous Mentos brand. During the construction of the yacht, Perfetti received an offer from Kerimov he could not refuse.

Augusto Perfetti ordered a new yacht, again named Air, at the Dutch yacht builder Feadship /  De Vries.

Azipod propulsion system

Luxury yacht Ice has a diesel - electric Azipod propulsion system. In the Azipod, the propulsion power is delivered by an electric motor directly connected to the propeller.

The diesel engines, connected to a generator, produces electricity for the Azipod motor. This system achieves a 10% better fuel economy than conventional systems. Ice has a modern Terence Disdale interior.

Superyacht of the Year

Ice was acclaimed Superyacht of the Year at the World Superyacht Awards in 2006.

The photo’s of Ice at this page are used with the permission of Tom Gulbrandsen. See more of luxury yacht Ice here.

The yacht Ice is not available for charter, but enquire for your ultimate charter experience on other yachts.

Teodoro Nguema Obiang Mangue

In December 2016 is was reported by a French newspaper that Suleiman Kerimov has sold his yacht Ice in 2015 to Teodoro Nguema Obiang Mangue, the Vice President of Equatorial Guinea.

They also reported that the yacht was confiscated in Gibraltar following a request by a Swiss public prosecutor, related to a fraud investigation.

Suleiman Kerimov

Who is Suleiman Kerimov? He is one of the richest Russians.

Suleiman Kerimov Net Worth

Kerimov is a Russian billionaire with a net worth estimated at USD 7.5 billion. He started by investing in troubled companies through his Fedprombank.

Suleiman KerimovRussian investments

His investments included Polymetal, Gazprom, Sberbank and Nafta Moskva. In 2008 he sold all his Russian investments.

He then invested in Morgan Stanley, Goldman Sachs and lost billions in the financial crisis. In 2009 – with help from Russian investors – he bought 37% of Polyus Gold a Russian gold producer.

In 2011 he acquired a controlling stake in Uralkali.

Ferrari Enzo car crash

In 2006 Suleiman Kerimov had a heavy car accident with his Ferrari Enzo in Nice. He suffered severe burns. Later he donated EUR 1 million to Pinocchio — a charity for children suffering from burns.  

Kerimov Foundation

In 2007 Kerimov founded the Suleyman Kerimov Foundation. The Kerimov Foundation works closely with the government, meaning their projects have much better long-term prospects.

The Kerimov Foundation is one of the most active and effective charity foundations in the country. Kerimov is a member of the Federation Council of Russia representing the Republic of Dagestan.

Two Boeing 737 Business Jets

Kerimov owns two Boeing 737 BBJ private jets: one from 2008 with registration VP-BBW and one from 2012 with registration VP-BBZ. Each has a value of around US$ 100 million.

Suleiman Kerimov House

Kerimov owns many properties around the world en on the Cote D’Azur. He is said to own the famous Villa Hier (which was the movie set for the comedy Dirty Rotten Scoundrels starring Michael Caine and Steven Martin).

His main residence is supposedly Villa Medy Roc in Cap D’Antibes.

Message to Other Media

Please mention and link to this page, when using this information. Thanks!

Tweet this!

yacht Ice

Useful Suleiman Kerimov Resources

Motor yacht Ice, owned by Russian billionaire Suleiman Kerimov

luxury yacht IceKerimov yacht

Suleiman Kerimov’s yacht Ice

Ice yacht

Ice, pictured in Norway

Lurssen IceVP-BBZ Kerimov jet

Previous yacht:


Next yacht:

I Dynasty

Follow the location of the yacht Ice live

Kerimov’s Boeing 737 BBJ jet VP-BBZ (photo by Olivier Mouhot)

Perfetti yacht

She was built for Italian candy tycoon Augusto Perfetti

Suleiman Kerinov Private Jet

Suleiman Kerimov houseKerimov Cap-D'antibes residenceVilla Medy Roc

The Superyacht Owners Register, yacht names: #1 to B

The Superyacht Owners Register, yacht names: C to H

The Superyacht Owners Register, yacht names: I to L

The Superyacht Owners Register, yacht names: M to P

The Superyacht Owners Register, yacht names: Q to S

The Superyacht Owners Register, yacht names: T to Z

Search the SuperYachtFan site for owners or yachts

Kerimov’s house in Antibes: Villa Medy Roc

Suleiman Kerinov House

Inside the yacht Ice

Ice has an amazing interior designed by Terence Disdale

yacht ice interiorinterior ice yachtinside Suleiman Kerimov yacht
inside yacht ice