All You Need to Know About María Asunción Aramburuzabala, her Net Worth, Her House, Private Jet and Halo Yacht
58 m (189 ft)
12 in 6 cabins
14 in 7 cabins
US$ 60 million
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Who is the Owner of the Yacht Halo?
María Asunción Aramburuzabala
US$ 5 billion
Grupo Modelo / Tresalia Capital
May 2, 1963
Tony Garza (divorced)
Mexico City, Mexico
Bombardier Challenger 350 (XA-
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We were told by several sources that Iris Fontbona is the owner of the yacht Halo. But following the publication of this page, we also received messages claiming that she is not the owner. We found that the yacht is actually owned by María Asunción Aramburuzabala. She is a Mexican billionaire (which also explains the Mexican interior designer of the yacht).
She is a Mexican billionaire, who sold the family beer brewing company. She was born in May 1963. She was married twice (but divorced) and has 2 children. She sold her family’s beer brewing company Grupo Modelo to Anheuser Busch. She now serves on the board of Anheuser Busch.
Maria is the granddaughter of Félix Aramburuzabala Lazcano-
Felix's son, Pablo Aramburuzabala, vice president of the brewery, died unexpectedly in 1995 at the age of 63. His wife and two daughters inherited the company and founded Tresalia Capital ("tres aliadas" or three allies) in order to diversify the family investments.
In 2013 Grupo Modelo merged with Anheuser Busch, valuating Modelo at US$ 20 billion.
Grupo Modelo is distributed in the USA by Constellation Brands. Constellation Brands is owned by Robert Scott Sands. He is owner of the Benetti yacht Spectre.
Through Through Tresalia, the family invests in other Mexican companies. Investments include construction and telecommunications. Abilia is a real estate development company, active in Mexico. Tresalia owns a minority share in US fashion label Tory Bursch. The company also owns 20 % stake in Grupo Televisa.
Forbes estimates her net worth at more than US$ 5 billion. She is the richest woman in Mexico.
She is an active philanthropist trough the Fundacion Grupo Modelo. The foundation focuses on three pillars: responsible alcohol consumption, environmental care and community service.
She lives in a large house in Mexico City.
We do think that she (or at least one of her companies) owns a private jet. We think it is the Gulfstream G550 with registration XA-
Halo was built at Feadship in 2015. The yacht is designed by Harrison Eidsgaard. She is powered by 2 MTU engines which bring her a top speed of 16 knots. Her cruise speed is 12 knots. She has a range of more than 4,000nm. Her displacement is 1,001 tons.
The luxury yacht can accommodate 12 guests in 6 cabins. The yacht has a crew of 14. The yacht’s interior is designed by Bernardi + Peschard.
The boat is available for yacht charter and is not listed for sale. He weekly charter rate is more than US$ 400,000 per week.
We are not sure if Maria als owns the Amels yacht Halo. She was built in 2018 as EJI for Australian billionaire James Packer. He listed her for sale immediately after delivery.
Later it became clear that he also ordered a 109 meter yacht at Benetti. She is named IJE.
She controls Antofagasta PLC, which she inherited from her husband. She was born in January 1942. She married Andronico Luksic at the age of 18. They had 3 children.
We were told she is the owner of the yacht Halo. But this info is incorrect.
Antofagasta is one of the largest companies in Chile. It is active in mining, banking and transport. Antofagasta is one of the largest copper producers, owning 4 copper mines.
In 2018 the company realizes a revenue of US$ 4.7 billion, with a net profit of US$ 880 million. Iris’ son Jean-
Through their Metalinvest Establishment, Kupferberg Establishment and Aureberg Establishment, the family controls 64.92% of the Company’s ordinary shares and approximately 94.12% of the Company’s preference shares.
Through Quiñenco S.A she owns Banco de Chile, the second biggest banking group in Chile. She also owns Compañía de las Cervecerías Unidas, Chile's largest brewer and the second largest soft drink producer. And further she controls CSAV, the world's 16th largest shipping company
Forbes estimates her net worth at more than US$ 14 billion. She is the richest person in Chile.
She is number 3 in Forbes’ The World's 20 Richest Moms list.
Iris and her sons are active philanthropists. The founded several charitable foundations, such as the Fundación Andrónico Luksic A and the Fundación
They have donates several millions of dollars to help children with physical disabilities.
She lives in a large house in Santiago, Chili. The house is situated on a large plot in a wealthy suburb. The residence has a swimming pool and a tennis court.
She also owns properties in London (where Antofagasta is listed on the stock exchange) and in Lichtenstein.
We do think that she (or at least one of her companies) owns a private jet. We think it’s Cessna Citation X. But we have not yet been able to identity the registration number.