Coaching / Work Experience
2018-11-15 - Present
Full Time coach of top 20 ATP Player
Coaching & Physical Training , Traveling on ATP Tour
2015-11-01 - 2018 - 11 - 05
Private Coach on ATP World Tour
- Working with ATP Players coaching, programing their on and off court training, scheduling and tournament travel.
- 2018 Coach of Radu Albot & Matthew Ebden.
Ebden had a career best season reaching a career high of 39 in the world. Recored top 10 wins over Dominic Theim & David Goffin, had wins over John Isner and Sam Querry. Reached the Quarterfinals of the ATP 1000 in Shanghai , 3rd round at Wimbledon, ATP Semi Finals in sHertogenbosh & Atlanta, Quarterfinals in Halle & Shanghai and ended the year top 50 for the first time in his career. Matt made an ATP ranking move from 699 at the start of 2017 to 39 in 2018.
Albot ended 2018 in the top 100 of the ATP rankings for the 3rd consecutive year with a career best 3rd round performance at Wimbledon, top 20 wins over John Isner & Carreno Busta, a career 1st main draw win at Roland Garros and a career best doubles performance reaching the US Open Semifinals with wins over 2 top 10 teams including the defending champions.
- 2017 Coach of Radu Albot & Matthew Ebden.
-Albot had another solid year ending ranked 89, reached his first ATP tour Quarterfinal in Antalya, reached the 2nd round at Wimbledon for the 2nd consecutive year and reached the 3rd round at the US open for the first time in his career. He played 2 challenger finals and won the Challenger title in Shenzhen.
- Ebden was the 2017 ATP ranking biggest mover from 699 up to 74 after being injured most of 2016. He qualified in 6 ATP tour events and reached the Quarterfinals in the ATP event in Memphis & the Final of the ATP event in Newport, he won 2 challenger titles in Canberra and Toyota.
- Nov - Dec 2017 Pre season training with Gael Monfils and Radu Albot. Gael started 2018 winning the ATP title in Doha.
- 2016 Coach of Radu Albot, he had his best year to date including 55 match wins along with 3 challenger titles
2015-07-01 - 2017-02-01
CFO & Business Development Director, Dental Boutique & Med Spa.
Handled all Financial & Business Development for a thriving Dental Boutique and Med Spa business. Several direct reports with Director of Operations, Account Managers & Spa Manager as well as external HR consultants reporting directly to me.
2011-07-01 - 2015-07-01
National Head Coach - Tennis Australia, Tennis Australia
National Head Coach - Tennis Australia
2010-06-01 - 2011-07-01
Partner & Co Director: The Harold Solomon Tennis Institute, Harold Solomon Tennis Institute
Partner & Co Director: The Harold Solomon Tennis Institute
2008-11-01 - 2010-06-01
Tennis Operations Director, 6th Sense Tennis Academies, 6th Sense Tennis Academies
Directed the academy programs. 6th Sense was the academy project of Justine Henin & Carlos Rodriguez with locations in Belgium, USA & China at that time.
2005-05-01 - 2008-11-01
Private Coach for International Junior & Professional Players
Worked to coach & develop several of the worlds top junior players including world number 1 junior Ricardas Berankis. Worked with ATP players Go Soeda and Kristian Pless. Had IMG Academies in Bradenton Florida as our training base during these years however extensive travel on the ITF junior, professional and ATP circuit.
2002-11-01 - 2005-05-01
Group Supervisor Saddlebrook - Harry Hopman Tennis Academy, Saddlebrook Resort - Harry Hopman Tennis
Supervised an academy group of 30 students / players with a team of 8 coaches. Acted as a hitting partner & Temporary training base / assistant coach for several top WTA players training at the facility. Ran on court sessions and training blocks for academies top junior players and ATP professionals training at the facility.
1998-7-01 - 2002
Professional Tennis Management Intern / Academy Coach, Van Der Meer Tennis University - Van Der Meer World Class Academy
wide ranging internship learning about all aspects of facility management, programming, business development, player management. Served as an Academy coach and hitting partner for the academies top juniors and ATP & WTA players training at the facility. Conducted Adult clinics, junior camps and became a PTR certification course instructor and PTR National tester.
Preferences & specialties
I am interested in: Scouting talent, Giving presentations, Match analysis, Giving clinics, Radio/tv commentary, Brand promotion, Tournament organisation, Other opportunities
Coaching preference: Head Coach, Tennis director, Tennis manager
Specialties: Technique, Motivation, Mental, Development, Physics, Analysis
Net salary: Negotiable - Per year
Willingness to travel for tournaments: Yes
Target job locations: Europe, Australia / New Zealand, North America, South America, Asia
Willing to relocate: Yes
My Favorite Quote
"Luck is When Preparation Meets With Opportunity"