The yacht Blue Eyes is owned by Juan Miguel Villar Mir, one the richest men in Spain. He purchased her from Eduardo Tabachhi.
Eduardo Tabachhi was the owner of the Italian optician chain Salmoiraghie & Vigano, which he sold to Luxottica.
Salmoiraghie & Vigano is Italy’s largest eyewear chain with more than 500 stores. Tabacchi purchased the group in 2002.
Before that he was the owner – with his brothers -
Around 2001 Eduardo sold his shares to his brother Vittorio, who in 2010 sold the company to Dutch investor Hal Holding NV.
We estimate the net worth of Edoardo Tabacchi at more than US$ 200 million.
In May 2017 it was disclosed that Eduardo Tabacchi acquired a 49,9% share in Perini Navi, the famous Italian yacht builder.
Blue Eyes London was built in 2009 at CRN in Italy. She can accommodate 12 guests and has a crew of 14.
Her interior is designed by Fabrizio Smania in close consultation with the owners wife. In 2011 was put for sale and in 2012 the yacht Blue Eyes was acquired by Juan Miguel VILLAR MIR.
Villar Mir is the owner of the Spanish company Grupo Villar Mir.
In 2010 the group realized EUR 7 billlion of sales, with a net profit of EUR 476 million.
Juan Miguel VILLAR MIR’s net worth is estimated at US$ 3.8 billion. We guess that Mr. Villar Mir and his family members own a private jet. Do you know more about this jet? Please do send us a message.