Dean Vannet - Director of Golf & PGA Professional

Born in Arbroath and raised in Carnoustie where Dean started
to learn to play golf from the age of 7. At the age of 16 and playing off
scratch Dean represented both club and country from Scottish Schoolboy
International to Under 18s International. A main highlight for Dean was when he
secured the European Schoolboy title over the links of Portmarock in Ireland. Moving
to take up the role as Assistant PGA Professional at Banchory Golf Club in 1985
and training for 5 years under Doug Smart and while working alongside Paul
Lawrie.


Dean came back to Banchory Golf Club in 2016 after his Head
Professional and General Manager role at Peterculter Golf Club a position he held
for 23 Years. With a number of highly respected titles in the Scottish Pro-Am
Calendar Dean is now focused on the running of the Professional shop delivering
excellent customer service and first-class golf tuition.

Andrew Pillans - PGA Professional

Growing up in Fife, as an amateur Andrew won some prestigious tournaments and managed to reduce his handicap to 1. As a Junior Andrew won his Club Championship at Kirkcaldy GC on two occasions and went on to win the Fife Champion of Champions. He also represented Fife in county matches on a number of different occasions. In 2009 Andrew moved to Qatar working at Doha Golf Club's Golf Academy while also gaining experience within the Professional Shop.

Andrew started his PGA training under Dean at Peterculter Golf Club in 2015, now a fully qualified PGA Member, Andrew has a great passion for Golf Coaching & Custom Fitting, he also provides support to all members and visitors in the running of golf operations.
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