The yacht Nero was built in 2008 in China at Yantai Raffles Shipyard. (For Game Group founder Neil Taylor). Nero’s design was inspired by J.P. Morgan’s yacht Corsair. Which was built in 1899.
The motor yacht Nero can accommodate 12 guests. And she has a crew of 20. Her interior is designed by Laura Pomponi of Luxury Projects. Nero is powered by 2 Caterpillar engines. Which bring her a top speed of 17 knots. Her cruising speed is 14 knots. She has a range of 4,500nm.
Nero won the Best Motor Yacht over 75 meters Award. At the 2009 ShowBoats International Design Awards.
In 2014 Nero was purchased by Denis ‘O Brien. For a price of US$ 70 million. He sent her to MB92 in Barcelona for an intensive refit.
Who is the Owner of the Yacht NERO?
The yacht’s owner is Denis O’Brien. Denis O’Brien is an Irish businessman and philanthropist, who is one of the wealthiest people in Ireland. He is the founder and chairman of Digicel, a telecommunications company that operates in more than 30 countries in the Caribbean, Central America, and the Pacific. He is also a significant shareholder in Independent News & Media, one of the largest media companies in Ireland and the United Kingdom.
How Much is the NERO Yacht?
Her value is $70 million. Her annual running costs are around $7 million. The price of a yacht can vary greatly depending on a number of factors, including the size, age, and level of luxury of the yacht, as well as the materials and technology used in its construction.
In September 2019 Nero was damaged in a docking incident in Italy. She fell to her side in a dry dock. Since then Nero is out of service.
Message to Other Media
Please mention SuperYachtFan when using this information!
The boat is not available for yacht charter. And the yacht is not listed for sale.
Our yacht owners database has more info about yachts, the value of yachts, yacht owners, their source of wealth, and net worth.
More About Info About This Yacht
Info about the yacht’s Owner, more Photos and Video, her current Location, and the latest News.