Enjoyed his third successful Qualifying School campaign in 2016 when he retained his playing rights at PGA Catalunya Resort. Qualified for the U.S. Open and made the cut at Chambers Bay, his second Major appearance after making his debut in the same event two years earlier. Won the Qualifying School Final Stage in 2012 and comfortably kept his card in 2013. Claimed his maiden European Tour win in 2010 at the Vivendi Cup in Paris. Was on the cusp of the top 115 in the Race to Dubai heading into the event but beat the pressure to triumph, then finished third two weeks later in the Alfred Dunhill Links Championship. Stepped up to the European Tour after finishing 14th in the 2009 Challenge Tour Rankings, helped by victory in the ALLIANZ Golf Open Grand Toulouse, where he shot a nine under par 63 on the final day to win by two from José-Filipe Lima. Joined three of his 2007 Walker Cup team as European Tour winners – Welshman Rhys Davies, Northern Ireland’s Rory McIlroy and Englishman David Horsey. Amateur highlights included receiving the 2004 Peter McEvoy Trophy, winning the Spanish and Welsh Amateur titles in 2007, and the Danish Amateur and Under 21 Faldo Junior Series in 2005. His first professional title came at the 2008 Ladbrokes Masters on the Europro Tour.