Made his big breakthrough by winning the 2014 Omega European Masters, where he beat Graeme Storm in a play-off. Also took a share of second place in The Championship at Laguna National earlier in the season and finished 58th in The Race to Dubai from just nine events. Won on his third start on the Asian Tour, at the 2012 Handa Faldo Cambodian Classic, before finishing 11th on the Order of Merit as a rookie. Played on the Web.com Tour in 2013. Studied at Northwestern University in Chicago, where he was an All-American.