Malaysian golf prodigy Gavin Green to be sponsored by Maybank

Maybank has announced its sponsorship of Malaysia’s rising sports personality, 21-year-old Gavin Kyle Green, as part of its on-going commitment to developing excellence in golf on a regional basis.

Green made his professional debut in June this year at the PGM Rahman Putra Championship and has become a much-watched player on local and international circuits since.

“To excel in golf, like for all other sports, the fundamental building blocks must be strongly put in place. Gavin, thus far, has demonstrated strong values and attributes like integrity, fortitude and discipline, somewhat similar to those that Maybank espouses, for the successes he has had,” said Tan Sri Dato’ Megat Zaharuddin Megat Mohd Nor, Chairman of Maybank.

“Since turning professional, he has shown further determination to compete against tested stars and talented uprising players internationally, thereby accumulating skills, experience and confidence, things I know from my own previous personal career experience are essential to reach aspirations of being top in one’s field.

“After Maybank’s very successful ten years of involvement progressing Malaysia’s golf scene, we are now pleased to support his journey towards self mastery of the game of golf,” he added.

Maybank recently announced that its inaugural Maybank Championship Malaysia is scheduled to take place in February 2016, in its further efforts to provide a new accessible top notch platform for raising golfing professionalism standards for talented Malaysians and ASEAN golfers.

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