Returns to The European Tour International Schedule in 2008 after making a successful visit to the Qualifying School. Born in Versailles, an all-round sportsman and film enthusiast, turned professional in 1993. Celebrated his fourth year on the Challenge Tour in 1999 by gaining his card without winning a title, but lost his playing rights in 2000 on The European Tour. Bounced back in 2001, but was again forced to return to the Challenge Tour after losing his card the following season. His best ever European Tour performance came in the 2006 Telecom Italia Open, where he finished fifth.