Yacht Name: Queen K -
Oleg Deripaska Net Worth: US$ 3.3 billion -
Deripaska is a Russian billionaire and founder of the Basic Element Group.
Basic Element is the holding company for Deripaska. Basic Element has investments in energy, mining, metals and construction.
It is one of the largest industrial groups in Russia. Well known investments are aluminum giant Rusal, GAZ Group and En+ Group.
United Company RUSAL is the world's second largest aluminum producer. Rusal produces around 10% of the world’s aluminum.
Deripaska started as a commodities agent and broker at the Russian Commodities and Raw Materials Exchange. As a broker, he dealt in a wide range of commodities, including aluminum.
His work also included trading with major Russian aluminum smelters. In the early ‘90s he started investing in the shares of Sayanogorsk Aluminum Smelter (SAZ). It was one of the newest and most modern aluminum plants built in Soviet times.
His net worth is US$ 3.3 billion. He was once one of the richest Russians. But lost most after the 2008 financial crisis.
He is an active philanthropist through his Volnoe Delo foundation. His donations are more than US$ 250 million. The foundations focuses on education and science, preserving cultural heritage and improving public health.
He is a friend of Nath Rothschild, owner of the yacht Planet Nine.
Deripaska lives with his wife Polina Yumasheva in a large mansion near Moscow. He also owns a home in Belgravia Square, London. And a house in New York and a mansion in Washington DC.
The latter is known as the Haft Mansion . It is owned through a company named Gracetown Inc.
His wife Polina is step-
Deripaska owns at least 3 Gulfstream G550 private jets, all built in 2012. The registration numbers are M-
He also used to own a Boeing BBJ (VP-
The yacht was built at Queen M at Lurssen Yachts. She was delivered in 2004. Queen K yacht is designed by Espen Oeino.
The yacht’s original interior (by Donald Starkey) has been replaced at a refit in 2007. The interior is now designed by Eidsgaard Design.
She can accommodate 18 guests in 9 cabins. And she has a crew of 21.
The luxury yacht Queen K is powered by 2 MTU engines. Which bring her a top speed of 18 knots. Her cruise speed is 16 knots. And her range is 5,000nm
The yacht has a support vessel named Sputnik. The 60 meter yacht was built in 2006 by Boustead Naval. The Sputnik yacht has a crew of 26.
Deripaska als owns a 50 meter yacht named Selenga. Selenga was built in Russia. The yacht is based on Lake Baikal in Siberia, Russia. More here.
Early 2019 the Trump administration lifted sanctions on three Russian firms with links to oligarch Oleg Deripaska. The United States Treasury Department had imposed these sanction following his connections to American political consultant Paul Manafort. The sanctions were related to Robert Mueller's investigation into Russian interference in the 2016 United States elections.
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