Sanford I. "Sandy" Weill was the owner of the yacht April Fool. Weill is an American banker, financier and philanthropist.
He is a former chief executive officer and chairman of Citigroup. He got his first job on Wall Street in 1955 – as a runner for Bear Stearns. He founded his own brokerage firm, which through a series of mergers and acquisitions, became one of the industry’s largest firms. Ultimately he owned the Travelers Group, which merged with Citicorp to form Citigroup in 1998—the largest merger in history at the time.
Sanford Weill’s net worth is estimated at USD 1 billion. He is an active philanthropist, donating to education and health. In 2016 Sanford and his wife donated US$ 185 million to the University of California to fund a new center for neuroscience research.
Sandy and his wife Joan live in a large house in Greenwich, Connecticut
Weill owns a Bombardier Global 6000 private jet with registration N805WM.
The yacht April Fool is built by Feadship and was delivered in 2006. She can accommodate 10 guests and a crew of 16. Her interior is designed by Janet Leroy. Her two Caterpillar Engines give her a top speed of 6 knots. In 2013 the yacht April Fool was sold, she is now named Samadhi. Samadhi is owned by Daniel Loeb. Do you know if Sandford Weill purchased another yacht? Please do send us a message.