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Marty Carr

Marty is the executive chairman of the Carr Golf Group. Marty, son of Joe (J.B.), earned a BSc degree from the University of San Francisco in 1985 before moving to New York to work as a private wealth manager with UBS, living and working in the United States for nine years. In 1990 Marty returned to Ireland, and after a spell with NCB Stockbrokers, he founded Carr Golf which he has developed into a successful international golf business employing 50 full time employees and as many as 100 additional seasonal and part time staff. The company offers golf course management and maintenance solutions, consultancy services and operates one of the premier golf, event and corporate travel companies in GB & Ireland.

Marty is a member of Portmarnock Golf Club, Mount Juliet Golf Club and is an honorary member of Doonbeg Golf Club, the Old Head of Kinsale Golf Links and Waterville Golf Links. Marty is also past chairman of the IGTOA.

Marty has the name, but not the game, and plays off a 10 handicap.