Roger Federer is the richest tennis star in the world. Across his illustrious tennis career, the Swiss star has amassed wealth through prize money and hefty sponsorship deals.
The Federer brand continues to grow despite the advancing age of the Swiss maestro.
Hence, it is not a surprise that he lives his life with the most elite luxuries. Roger Federer is a part of the select list of athletes who can boast of their own private jet. Considering the amount of travel that he has to do in order to be in touch with the ATP world tours, a private jet serves his needs.
Roger Federer’s private jet is sponsored by the aviation company, Netjets.
According to its website, the company shares the principles of perseverance, endless improvement, and creativity with Roger Federer.
The site further claims that it makes life easy for the Swiss star by facilitating his foreign tours and allowing him to spend more time with his family.
This is what Federer has to say about his private jet- “I believe in having the right team around yourself. If I’m still on tour today its definitely because of NetJets as well because it’s made my life on tour so much easier.”
Roger Federer is set to become the first billionaire from the world of tennis. With publically reported earnings of $900 million, the Swiss superstar will join the exclusove list of athletes such as Michael Jordan, Tiger Woods and Floyd Mayweather.
His sponsorship deals with big-ticket brands are a major reason behind his wealth. Currently, Roger Federer has deals with Rolex, Moet Chandon, Credit Suisse, Mercedes Benz, Lindt and a lucrative deal with Japanese manufacturer Uniqlo.
Federer’s career will see another year in 2020. Most believe that it might be his last year in tennis. However, considering his perseverance in the past, it will not be surprising to see him continue.
Do you think Roger Federer will continue beyond 2020?