Carlos Costa

Co-Founder, Rafa Nadal Foundation & Rafa Nadal Academy by Movistar

Carlos Costa is a former professional tennis player who became number ten in the world. Throughout his career, he managed to win 6 ATP titles in the singles category and another 5 in doubles. Costa was part of the Spanish Davis Cup team for six years and participated in the 1996 Olympics. After retiring from competition, Costa worked for the multinational IMG as a representative of important national and international tennis players such as Rafa Nadal, Feliciano López, Fernando Verdasco, David Ferrer, Nicolás Almagro, David Nalbandian and Svetlana Kuznetsova. In 2013, and after separating from IMG, he began an exciting project with Nadal and his family. Carlos is the co-founder of this project that has made both the “Rafa Nadal Foundation” and the “Rafa Nadal Academy by Movistar”, come into existence.