Graham has over 25 years’ experience in the golf and hospitality industry. His previous roles include being Director of Golf and then General Manager at Jumeirah Golf Estates in Dubai, having started his career as PGA Head Professional at Dalmahoy Hotel and Country Club in Edinburgh.
Most recently, he was Director/Franchise Owner for 59club Middle East and Africa, the quality assurance and people development company providing innovative solutions to the golf, leisure, spa and hospitality sectors.
Phil Anderton, Chief Development Officer at The R&A, said, “We are delighted to welcome Eden and Neal to The R&A in two important roles which are central to supporting our ambition to make golf more accessible, appealing and inclusive across the world.
“We are strengthening our presence in identified markets to grow the sport internationally and encourage more people to play golf more often across all formats of the sport. We look forward to Eden and Neal playing their part in the development of golf in Africa, the Middle East and India.”