Eric Schmidt: his Net Worth, his House, Jet and his Gladiator Yacht
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45 m (147 ft)
12 in 6 cabins
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Gladiator Yacht Price:
US$ 22 million
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Owner of the yacht Gladiator:
Eric Emerson Schmidt
Eric Schmidt Net Worth:
US$ 15 billion
April 27, 1955
Sophie Schmidt, Alison Schmidt (deceased)
Gulfstream G650ER (N651WE)
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Schmidt is executive chairman at Google. He and his wife Wendy own a Gulfstream G650ER private jet.
He is the executive chairman of Google. Schmidt started working at Sun Microsystems in 1983. He was its first software manager. In a 14 year career the software engineer became president of Sun Technology Enterprises.
He graduated from Yorktown High School and attended Princeton University. He holds a bachelor's degree in electrical engineering. He was CEO of Novell and Chief Technology Officer at Sun Microsystems.
In April 1997 he became CEO and chairman of the board of Novell. Schmidt left Novell after Novell acquired Cambridge Technology Partners. In 2011 Google founders Larry Page and Sergey Brin hired Schmidt to manage Google.
He is now technical advisor to Alphabet. Alphabet is Google’s parent company.
His initial salary was $250,000. It included an annual performance bonus. He was granted several million shares and options. Which made him one of the Google Billionaires.
Early February 2013 Schmidt owned approx 7.2 million shares. Of which he sold 3.2 million which netted him approx. USD 1.3 billion.
Forbes estimates the net worth of Schmidt at US$ 15 billion. Google gave him US$100 million in 2011 as a parting gift. When he left as Google CEO en became executive chairman.
Eric and his wife Wendy are active philanthropists. Through their Schmidt Family Foundation. According to the 2012 annual accounts the foundation has assets of more than USD 300 million.
Eric’s wife Wendy is the owner of the 52 meter sailing yacht Elfje. The yacht was built at Royal Huisman in the Netherlands.
Eric and his wife Wendy live in a large house in Atherton, California. And they own a second home in Montecito.
Do They Own a Private Jet?
They own a Gulfstream G650ER private jet, with registration N651WE. The WE probably refers to Wendy and Eric. The aircraft was built in 2015. A Gulfstream G650ER has a list price of US$ 70 million.
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The motor yacht Gladiator was built at the Feadship in 2010.
Gladiator is a F45 Vantage semi-
The interior of Gladiator is designed by Sinot Exclusive Yacht Design. She can accommodate 10 guests and a crew of 10.
SuperYachtFan is not sure who she was originally built for, but we were told that in 2018 she was acquired by Schmidt.
He previously owned the Lurssen Yacht Oasis, which he purchased for USD 72 million. In December 2017 he sold her again for around US$ 40 million.
The boat is not available for yacht charter. In 2019 the yacht was listed for sale.
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The motor yacht Oasis was built at the famous Lurssen Yard in 2006.
Both her interior and exterior are designed by Glade Johnson Design. Oasis sleeps 12 guests in 6 staterooms. She has a crew of 15. Her features include a sun deck with Jacuzzi and BBQ . And a gym that converts into a disco.
SuperYachtFan is not sure who she was originally built for. But in 2009 she was acquired by Schmidt. Schmidt purchased the Lurssen yacht Oasis for USD 72 million.
In December 2017 he sold her again for around US$ 40 million. In 2018 he purchased the Feadship yacht Gladiator.
Charter Yacht Oasis
The yacht Oasis is available for charter.