Tennis fans are familiar with Novak Djokovic, he won 17 Grand Slam Championships, but there’s little known about his hard-working wife and mother to his children, Jelena Djokovic.
High School Friends to Marital Bliss
Novak and Jelena met in high school during a sports club in Belgrade, Serbia. After high school, Novak continued to hone his talents on the tennis court while Jelene attended Bocconi University and the International University of Monaco. The couple began dating in 2005.
Jelena and Novak have a lot on their plates. He’s a professional tennis champ, she’s a philanthropist and entrepreneur, but the job that they cherish the most is raising their two children together. Their eldest son is Stefan and the baby girl is named Tara whose almost two.
A Woman of Many Talents
Jelena has experience managing Original Magazine and currently operates as the Executive Director for the Novak Charity Foundation. The foundation strives to help young children in Serbia to get the education and support they desperately need. Mrs. Djokovic has worked extensively as a consultant for a variety of industries and is a talented marketing professional.
A Power Couple Dedicated to Peace
Novak acknowledges the immense support Jelena and his family provide to him throughout his athletic career. The Djokovic family are members of the ‘Champions of Peace Club’ that works to promote peace and harmony throughout the globe. Jelena applies her administrative, philanthropic, and consulting skills to support her husband, her family, and the vulnerable communities around the world.