He played for the French Amateur team for three years, and also represented his country in the Eisenhower Trophy. He won the European Amateur Champions hip in 2007 to earn a place in the field for the 137th Open Championship the following year. Retained his playing privileges for the first time in his career in 2015, following several seasons yo-yoing between the European and Challenge Tours.
In 2014 he ended a fine campaign in style by winning the Dubai Festival City Challenge Tour Grand Final hosted by Al Badia Golf Club, his third title of the campaign, which made him the first player to achieve that feat in two different seasons. With six Challenge Tour titles, he is now the third most successful player in the second tier’s history. Enjoys surfing.