Ali Ghandour -
Ali Ghandour and his wife Maha Juffali are the owners of the yacht Cocoa Bean.
Ali Ghandour is the owner of Albani Perfumes, a wholesaler of perfumes based in Miami. His family is the founder of the Gandour & Sons a leading food manufacturer in the Middle East, North Africa and India. The company was founded in 1857 and was originally a manufacturor of a variety of hard-
Maha Al Juffali is the daughter of the late Sheikh Ahmed bin Abdullah Al-
The net worth of the Al Juffali family is estimated at US$ 6 billion. The family owns several yachts, such as Kolaha owned by Sheikh Khaled Juffali (Brother of Maha). Ali Ghandour previously owned the 43 meter Broward Marine Cocoa Bean (now named Lady Nora).
The Ghandour and Al Juffali families are active philanthropists. Sheik Ahed Juffali founded the Help Center. The Help Center is a non-
The yacht Cocoa Bean was built by Trinity Yachts and was delivered in 2013. The yacht is actually the largest yacht built by Trinity. The interior of Cocoa Bean is designed by Evan Marshall and can accommodate 12 guests and a crew of 19. The yacht is built of steel with an aluminum superstructure. Not much is known about the interior of the yacht, but we do know she features a special half round glass elevator. You can find a General Arrangement of the yacht here. We think the name Cocoa Bean relates to the Ghandour Company, as one of its product is chocolate.