Alexander Sekulic was born on February 24, 1978 in Ljubljana (Yugoslavia). The Slovenian specialist began his coaching career in 1996 in the youth system of Slovan. Later he worked as an assistant and head coach in various Slovenian clubs. As the head coach of Krka, he won the championship and won the Slovenian Super Cup in the 2012/13 season. Since 2017, Sekulich has worked in the Czech Nymburk, first as an assistant head coach, and then as a head coach. In the 2021/22 season, Nymburk won the Czech champions title under his leadership.
Sekulic was also a member of the coaching staff of the Slovenian national team at the triumphant European Championship 2017 for the team. Then the Slovenes in the semi-finals defeated the Spanish national team with a difference of 20 points. Need to mention that the opponents had such superstars on the squad as the Pau and Marc Gasol, as well as Ricky Rubio, Juan Carlos Navarro and Sergio Rodríguez. And in the final, Slovenia turned out to be stronger than the Serbian national team. Yhe opponents had such superstars as two time MVPs of the Euroleague Final Four Vasilije Micić, Bogdan Bogdanović, Stefan Jović.
In 2020, Sekulic became a head coach of the Slovenian national team. And he had a great opportunity to win medals at the 2020 Olympics with this team, having one of the best basketball players in basketball, Luka Doncic.
As part of the group stage, the Slovenians beat such great teams as Spain and Argentina. And in the semi-finals against France, they were very close to victory, but lost with a difference of only 1 point.
One of Sekulich’s assistants at PBC Lokomotiv-Kuban will be Jurica Žuža, with whom they worked together at Nymburk and won gold medals at the Czech national championship.