Who is Vasily Anisimov?
Anisimov is the owner of the yacht Saint Nicolas. He is a Russian billionaire and founder of Coalco, a real estate development company. He was shareholder of Metalloinvest (together with Alisher Usmanov and Andrei Skoch) but sold his shares.
Anisimov is the founder and Chairman of Coalco. Coalco is a leading Russian real estate developer, active in residential, commercial and industrial real estate in Moscow and the greater Moscow region. Coalco owns more than 20,000 hectares of land in and near Moscow.
Anisimov was an early investor in Metallo Invest, together with Alisher Usmanov (owner of the yacht Dilbar) and Andrey Skoch (owner of the yacht Madame Gu). Metallo Invest is a Russian mining and metallurgy company specializing in the manufacture of steel. Anisimov sold his shares in 2011 for US$ 2.5 billion to Andrey Kostin (owner of the yacht Sea Rhapsody)
The net worth of Vasily Anisimov is estimated at US$ 1.4 billion. Anisimov is an active philanthropist through is Coalco company. He supports sport (he is President of the Russia Judo Federation) and restored more than 30 Russian Orthodox churches.
Anisimov owns a large house in Akulino, a billionaire enclave near Moscow and also owns a mansion in Switzerland and a house in New York. His daughter Anna Anisimova, is a model and has been called the "Russian-
Anisimov is the owner of a Bombardier Global 6000 private jet, with registration LX-
The yacht Saint Nicolas was built at Lurssen Yachts and was delivered in 2007. She was part of 3 yachts ordered by Warren E Halle. He sold the first 2 ( and Saint Nicolas) and used the profits to offset the cost of his own yacht Martha Ann. Saint Nicolas is designed by Espen Oeino and has an amazing interior by Zuretti. Saint Nicolas can accommodate 12 guests and a crew of 23. She is powered by two Caterpillar engines, which bring her a top speed of 15.5 knots. The yacht is named after Anisimov’s son Nicolas.
Her features include an elevator, a pool, a gym and a dedicated crew gym. The owner has a dedicated salon, in front of his stateroom. Saint Nicolas was listed for sale as Anisimov is builder a larger yacht. It could be project Fiji, the 95 meter yacht under construction at Lurssen Yachts. Do you know more about this new yacht for Mr. Anisimov? Please do send us a message.
The yacht Saint Nicolas is not available for charter. She is listed for sale through Fraser Yachts.
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