Ambassadors & advisors



Born 16th October 1997, Charles Leclerc collected exploits from an early age in karting. French Champion in 2009, then winner of the Monaco Kart Cup in 2010, the CIK-FIA Academy Trophy and the Junior World Cup in 2011, he continued to shine among the world elite of the discipline until 2013.

His rapid rise continued in single-seater from 2014 onwards. Top rookie in Formula Renault in his first season, then in Formula 3 the following year, he raised the pace further in 2016 by winning the GP3 Series before dominating the 2017 season of FIA Formula 2.

Charles joined the Ferrari Driver Academy in 2016 and made his Formula 1 debut in the process. He has competed in his first F1 season in 2018 with the Alfa Romeo Sauber F1 Team.

From 2019, he has joined the prestigious Scuderia Ferrari: he was chosen to drive the new Ferrari SF 90.

A few words for the Foundation as an Ambassador:

"Apart my activities of Formula 1 driver, I have a passion for scuba diving.

When HSH Princess Charlene contacted me to become an Ambassador of Her Foundation, I immediately responded positively because very sensitive to the cause defended by the Foundation.

HSH Princess Charlene is also a high-performance athlete, and we share the same values of sports.

Through the Foundation which aims is to raise public awareness about learning to swim to avoid drowning, I am very happy to join this cause alongside HSH Princess Charlene. »

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