OrangeCoach is the premier online employment platform in the international tennis industry. OrangeCoach connects professional and international tennis coaches at all levels with quality tennis employers around the world. OrangeCoach also provides in collective benefits specifically designed for tennis professionals.
By founding an online platform, OrangeCoach acknowledges the need that international tennis coaches require a form of organization, allowing for greater efficiency in finding new career challenges. Joining the fast growing network will provide an increasing offer of various collective benefits, tailored to the needs of coaches. Simply by submitting their resume, coaches can join OrangeCoach and unlock all sorts of new opportunities and benefits.
Founder / Coach on WTA tour
Sven started OrangeCoach to realize his dream - to professionalize tennis coaching and give every coach a fair chance on reaching their full potential. Internationally recognized for coaching players such as Mary Pierce, Michael Stich, Nathalie Dechy, Greg Rusedski, Fernando Verdasco, Ana Ivanovic and currently Maria Sharapova. Sven is the co-owner of OrangeCoach and through his international profile and presence, is the catalyst for players, coaches, employers and brands who wish to connect through our global business platform.
Founder and CEO
Robert van den Bout leads on the commercial direction of the business as well as the strategy for our growing global business.
Global Director of Operations
Erwin is responsible for the day to day operation of the business and managing relationships with international federations and partners. He has more than 12 years experience of representing, managing and importing brands and products.
Online Marketing and Research Executive
Marije is responsible for all marketing, PR and communication activities. And she looks to target tennis professionals for clients.
Paul Regan has more than 20 years experience in the tennis industry and has a unique experience of both tennis and recruitment and will manage and drive all OrangeCoach business in the UK as the sole agent. Paul has a vast experience which includes holding the positions of Head of Education at the LTA/TF in the UK and was Team Manager for the GB Wheelchair Tennis Team at the London 2012 Paralympic Games.
Singapore/Hong Kong Agent
Jay Davern has 25 years of experience of working in the tennis industry, is extremely passionate about tennis and has a tremendous amount of insider tennis knowledge. He has built up a wealth of knowledge and experience by having a bachelor degree in Tennis Performance, a Tennis Australia qualification, working with top ITF juniors, ATP and WTA players and by managing a Tennis Centre, among other things.
Florentine was brought up on the tennis courts at HLTC Leimonias in The Hague, and plays tennis with a level 2 rating in The Netherlands. She played university tennis for 4 years in the USA, she has been a tennis coach since 2003, and is very much involved in many tennis club committees. She understands the prerequisites of successful tennis clubs and tennis schools. Her coaching background, tennis experience and tennis network match well with the Dutch tennis industry.