The World Superyacht Awards 2020 Sponsors

Event Partner: Azimut Benetti

Azimut Benetti Group, the world’s leading builder of motor yachts, is proud to sponsor the World Superyacht Awards 2020.

The Company, whose disruptive attitude is recognized as a distinguishing feature, has been working for a long time with designers from a range of backgrounds (residential, retail and hôtellerie) in order to support the evolution of the DNA of its two brands, Azimut and Benetti.

The Group entails a full range of services offered to clients through owned companies such as Lusben, for refit and repair, Yachtique for assistance in interior design, décor, and exclusive marinas.

Event Partner: Feadship

Based in the Netherlands and with roots dating back to 1849, Feadship is recognised as the world leader in the field of pure custom superyachts. Each Feadship is defined by its superb craftsmanship and sets the standard in every aspect of design, engineering and construction. These bespoke motoryachts are created in partnership with owners who are prepared to invest in a wonderful building experience and reap the rewards for many years to come in terms of both pleasure and re-sale value. Feadship also operates dedicated charter and refit services exclusively for Feadships.

Event Partner: Lürssen Yachts

The privately-run yacht builder was founded in 1875 and remains solely in the hands of the 4th generation of the Lürssen family. The name Lürssen is synonymous with quality and performance when it comes to bespoke and exclusive, luxury yachts from 50 metres to well over 180 metres. With a workforce of 2800, Lürssen maintains eight state-of-the-art facilities in North Germany. The environmentally-aware company is constantly investing in energy technologies, which has led to great progress in the advancements of sustainability.

The latest generation of Lürssen superyachts boasts improved fuel efficiency and lower emissions as well as a reduction in noise levels. The innovative company does not however lose sight of its heritage and takes care of the minute details with many elements of their vessels being completed by hand and employing the skills of unique craftsmen to deliver a yacht that every owner dreams of.

Today, 29 of the Top 100 yachts have been built by Lürssen (11 of the Top 20). The founder's dream to become one of the leading shipbuilders is still present in the spirit of Lürssen today and all the people that work there.

Event Partner: LASVIT

Image credit: H2 Yacht Design and Guillaume Plisson

LASVIT is a Czech-based designer and manufacturer of bespoke lighting installations and glass objects. Since its foundation in 2007, the company’s mission has been to become the most inspiring glassmakers in the world and to bring beauty, happiness and a piece of the Bohemian soul to clients worldwide.

LASVIT has already decorated more than 2000 hotels, private residences, cruise ships and other public and private spaces all over the world. LASVIT’s tailor-made lighting pieces are entangled with the genius loci of each specific place and create not only light, but also emotions and atmosphere. They create storytelling designs.

LASVIT is a young company, yet it’s been built on the long glassmaking history of Northern Bohemia, where the respected know-how of Czech artisans has been handed down for over six hundred years. The founder and president of LASVIT, Leon Jakimič, steers the company with the utmost respect for this tradition, yet also brings enthusiasm for cutting-edge design and modern technologies. LASVIT’s innovative designs can do magic with light, letting it dance around to the sound of music or play with shades and colours.

Since 2011, the company’s creative vision has been in the hands of well-known designer Maxim Velčovský. Their approach to original design won the company the “design Oscar” at Salone del Mobile 2018. #LasvitDesign #LasvitCollections

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