Arkady Rotenberg is the owner of the yacht Rahil. Rotenberg is the founder of Stroygazmontazh and a close friend of Vladimir Putin.
Stroygazmontazh also known as the SGM Group, is a Russian construction company active in the oil and gas industry. The group offers engineering, logistics, construction and repair works, for gas and oil pipelines and for railways. Stroygazmontazh receives many contracts from the Russian government. The company built a US$ 2 billion highway near Sochi, for the 2014 winter Olympic Games. SGM has more than 16,000 employees.
Rotenberg is considered to be a close friend of Vladimir Putin, they were already friends at the age of 12. They are also former judo partners. Allegedly this close relation is the basis for the many government contracts of SGM.
The net worth of Arkady Rotenberg is estimated at US$ 3.2 billion.
Rotenberg owns many houses, including several properties in Italy and France. His main residence is considered to be Upper Ribsden, a large mansion in the UK.
Rotenberg is the owner of a Bombardier Global 6000 private jet, with registration M-
The yacht Rahil was built at Benetti and delivered in 2011. She was originally built for UK billionaire Graham De Zille, who was about to name her Amnesia. A few month before delivery he received an offer he could not refuse. The yacht then delivered at Nataly. Do you know who the owner of Nataly was? Please do send us a message. After a few years she was sold to Arkady Rotenberg, who named her Rahil. Rahil can accommodate 14 guests and a crew of 16. The yacht is designed by Redman Whiteley Dixon. UPDATE: We were informed that Mr. Rotenberg was the person who bought Rahil from Graham The Zille in 2011. He named the yacht after his wife Nataly… However in 2013 Mr. Rotenberg and his wife Nataly divorced. This was (apparently) non-
The yacht Rahil is often referred to as ‘Grigory Baevskiy’s yacht’. But Grigory Baevskiy is considered to be a ‘property manager’ for both Rotenberg and Vladimir Putin. According to our sources, Arkady Rotenberg is the (beneficial) owner of the yacht Rahil.
The yacht Rahil is not available for charter.