After welcoming their first child, Rafa Nadal and Mery Perello surprised by embarking on a unique business linked to the world of “beauty”. The tennis player and his wife have created three fragrances with the signature French perfume brand Henry Jacques. The collection, which bears the name ‘In All Intimacy’, is available now, exclusively in Henry Jacques boutiques.
Although the tennis player, for the moment, has not expressed himself publicly, he has given several interviews to international media, in which he explained that his passion for perfumes comes from afar. “I’ve exercised almost every day of my life, and after taking a shower i need perfume recover, feel clean and fresh. If I take a shower and I don’t have it with me, I feel like I’m missing something.”
And how did Rafa Nadal arrive at this French firm of signature fragrances? The link was forged thanks to another of the firms with which he collaborates regularly: Richard Mille. The famous watchmaker is the uncle of Anne-Lise Cremona, daughter of the founder of Henry Jacques. Thanks to him, he became aware of this brand born in Grasse, the cradle of perfumery, in 1975 and decided to embark, with his wife, on the creation of its fragrances.
Regarding perfumes, the price of which could be around €1,000are inspired, how could it be otherwise in Mallorca, the birthplace and residence of the tennis player and his wife. Rafael Nadal He created two fragrances, a lighter one for playing tennis, with notes of coriander, lemon, artemisia, cedar wood and leather; the other is for more personal moments and includes floral, citrus and freesia ingredients. Mery Perelló perfume has notes of violet, orange blossom, bergamot, jasmine, sandalwood and white musk.
Rafa Nadal’s millionaire companies
Rafael Nadal He is the richest Spanish athlete in 2022, according to the latest data published by Forbes. The Manacorí, who is ahead of Fernando Alonso, Sergio Ramos or Gerard Piqué, among others, has a heritage of 250 million euros. Despite injuries in recent years, Rafa Nadal achieved his 22nd Grand Slam after winning Roland Garros this year.
But his fortune is not only the result of sporting success, the tennis player has agreements with brands such as Nike, Richard Mille, Amstel or Kia which bring him substantial benefits. On the other hand, the Spanish athlete is also one of the investors of the Mabel Capital group (real estate owned by Matutes Prats and Manuel Campos Guallar) and of the catering group Tatel, a company he shares with Pau Gasol and Cristiano Ronaldo. . In addition, it has its own tennis school, the Rafa Nadal Academy.
Now the best Spanish tennis player of all time has surprised by entering the perfume sector, a sector that is not unknown to him. In fact, Rafa was the face of TH Bold perfume by Tommy Hilfiger and Lanvin Sport. On this occasion, however, he went a step further and, together with his wife, they created three signature fragrances that will delight their followers.