Birthplace: Hitchin, Hertfordshire, England, United Kingdom
Resides: Lake Nona, Florida
PGA TOUR Career Wins: 2
European TOUR Wins: 12
Ian attended the Hertfordshire School in England before joining the European Tour in 1999. Through his golf and various charitable efforts, Ian has become one of the most recognized names on the PGA TOUR.
Ian is heavily involved with Dreamflight which helps send 192 deserving children from all over the UK, to the US to spend 10 days in Florida to enjoy all of the fun and excitement.
Ian is known as one of the most feared competitors during the Ryder Cup, being a participant on Team Europe since 2004. Poulter has captured 12 wins and two half points from the 18 matches he has been a part of. In 2012 at Medinah, Team Europe trailed Team USA 10-4 on Saturday and it was Poulter who turned everything around sinking 5 birdies to close out the round powering Team Europe to the most incredible Ryder Cup comeback ever winning 14 ½ to 13 ½.
Ian has been a proud Mastercard ambassador since 2009.