Full Name: Charles Marc Herve Perceval Leclerc
Age: 23 (16th October, 1997)
Place of birth: Monte Carlo, Monaco
Current team: Scuderia Ferrari
Salary as driver: $11M (according to Sportac)
Salary as endorsements: unknown
First F1 appearance: Australian Grand Prix in March 2018 with Sauber (team-mate: Marcus Ericsson)
First F1 race win: Belgian Grand Prix in September 2019 with Ferrari
First F1 World Championship win: N/A
Richard Mille: The legendary watch makers tied up with Charles Leclerc as early as his junior racing days, identifying and investing in an extremely talented driver. They have also released a range of exclusive Charles Leclerc watch.
Giorgio Armani: Charles Leclerc bagged a bumper deal by signing with iconic clothing brand Giorgio Armani as their “Made-to-Measure” ambassador. He has shot few advertisements and actively endorses them on his social media.
Sky Wifi: Charles Leclerc has features in Sky Wifi advertisements since signing with Scuderia Ferrari.
Ferrari sponsors: Companies like Vista Jet, Kaspersky, Mission Winnows and Shell have leveraged their partnership with Ferrari to feature Charles Leclerc as an ambassador of their brands.
Pirelli pole position trophy: 1 times (2019)
FIA Rookie of the year: 2 times (2017, 2018)
Autosport Rookie of the year award: 2 times (2017, 2018)
Monaco medal of honour: 2020
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Other ventures and activism:
- Charles Leclerc is the ambassador of Princess Charlene of Monaco, a charity whose mission statement is to save lives by putting an end to drowning.
- Charles Leclerc also starred in a charity football game alongside Sebastian Vettel and Cristiano Ronaldo in Italy for the Piedmontese foundation for cancer research