Became a competitor on the Asian Tour and European Tour; won Rookie of the Year honors on the Asian Tour in 2000 after winning three tournaments.
In 1999, he won the Finnish Amateur title and placed second in the English Amateur Championship.
His first appearance in a major was the PGA Championship in 2007; he finished tied for sixth.
His uncle Terry Dyson played soccer in the English Premier League.
He lost a sudden death playoff to Justin Rose at the 2007 Volvo Masters.