A rare superyacht believed to belong to one of the world’s richest men, has become a regular fixture on the Thames since arriving last week. The 308ft long Kismet, which was launched in September this year, is widely reported to be the latest toy of Fulham FC owner Shahid Khan. The Pakistani-American billionaire businessman is the 349th wealthiest person in the world, and the world’s richest person of Pakistani origin.
Kismet a sister-vessel to a 223ft yacht formerly owned by Mr Khan, also called Kismet and rechristened Global after it was sold for a rumoured £69million last year) and it is believed that Mr Khan is also the owner of the new Kismet. The shipyard, Lurssen, appeared to confirm that Shahid Khan is the owner of the ‘new Kismet’ at the launch of the superyacht earlier this year.
A representative said the new Kismet is ‘built for a repeat client who has upgraded from his 223ft Lurssen yacht’. Kismet accommodates 12 guests in 6 staterooms, with the master stateroom boasting its own private deck with Jacuzzi and a helipad. There are lounging and eating areas on three different decks including a sundeck with a swimmingpool with integrated Jacuzzi and fully equipped barbecue…. see more
source: dailymail UK