|Date of Birth||1988-07-14|
Order of Merit
Asian Tour Victories
(2) 2012 HANDA FALDO Cambodian Classic, 2014 Omega European Masters, Switzerland.
Pro win: (1) 2012 Asian Tour Qualifying School, Thailand. Amateur wins: (2) Big Ten Champion 2010, UNCG Bridgestone 2010
David became the first Asian Tour member to win the Omega European Masters in Switzerland after defeating Graeme Storm on the first play-off hole in 2014. He also enjoyed four other top-10s including a second place finish at The Championship in Singapore to cap a successful year where he was crowned the 2014 Asian Tour Order of Merit champion. David signaled his arrival on the Asian Tour by winning the 2012 Asian Tour Qualifying School Final Stage. He subsequently went on to win the HANDA FALDO Cambodian Classic with a play-off victory over Filipino Elmer Salvador, chipping in for birdie in the first extra hole. David rode on his form to finish second and third in his next two events at the ISPS Handa Singapore Open and Maybank Malaysian Open. Also finished top-five in the Yeangder Tournament Players Championship in Taipei and Mercuries Taiwan Masters to ensure a highly successful first season in Asia. Played mainly on the Web.Com Tour in 2013 before returning to Asia towards the end of the season.
He signed up for the Asian Tour Qualifying School after receiving advice from Ben Fox and Charlie Wi, both former Asian Tour regulars. Studied at the Northwestern University in Chicago where he majored in political science. Credited former world number one Luke Donald for giving him encouragement when he won the Qualifying School.