Meet The Team

Giles Toosey

Head of Hospitality Sales

Giles has a wealth of experience in the sports hospitality industry and has worked for the European Tour since 2012. He also works for other reputable companies as a Consultant and Non Executive Director. Giles is well-known for his outstanding Excel skills and loves nothing more than creating a pivot table. A graduate of Theology and Religious Studies from the University of Cambridge, Giles enjoys a robust conversation. When he has spare time, he likes being with his wife and three children.

Robert Gordon

Commercial Director - Scotland

Robert has worked in golf industry for 20 years, firstly at Loch Lomond Golf Club and subsequently with European Tour since 2004, working across a number of departments and projects for the business. Previously he had held Financial Controller and General Manager positions across several companies. Outside the office he is a keen sportsman and enjoys spending time with friends and family.

Jon Leeson

Hospitality Sales Manager

Jon is an experienced salesperson, starting his career in corporate hospitality in 2006 having completed a BSc (Hons) degree in Sports Management (Golf) at Bournemouth University. With previous roles at MatchPoint, Tottenham Hotspur and EURO 2016, Jon joined The European Tour to manage the hospitality sales team covering The Ryder Cup and European Tour events. Outside of work Jon is a keen amateur cook, even more, amateur golfer and is a season ticket holder at Tottenham Hotspur.

Rhiann Clarke

Hospitality Sales Project Manager

Rhiann graduated with a First Class Honours Degree in French and German from Royal Holloway University of London and is a qualified Prince2 Practitioner. She previously worked in delegate management for large finance and technology events. In her spare time, Rhiann enjoys painting, walking her dog, Dylan, learning Italian and watching romantic comedies.

Alex Bailey

Hospitality Sales Executive

Alex graduated from Birmingham University with a BA (Hons) Degree in Sports Management.  Prior to joining The European Tour, Alex had a spell at an elite level golf academy in Orlando, Florida.  He then subsequently took a role as The Resort Manager for a ski tour operator in Courchevel, France.  When Alex isn’t in the office he can usually be found wandering the fairways of West Hill Golf Club or hurtling down The Suisses in Les Trois Vallées!