Club Captains

Mansour Khodjasteh
Club Captain

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Mansour Khodjasteh is the Chairman of Neocasa Interiors Group companies based in Dubai, UAE for the last 20 years, specialized in offering interior design solutions, project management, fit-out, refurbishment and furnishing solutions for retail, commercial, hospitality and residential projects. With an architectural discipline, and educated in Switzerland, he has established many companies under the umbrella of Neocasa Group to meet the market demands for high quality Flooring, Fabrics, Lighting, Furniture etc.,  His wife Hengameh Mahvi is an Artist, and he and his two sons Shahriar Khodjasteh and Shahin Khodjasteh are avid golfers and member of Dubai Creek Golf Club since 2001. He has participated in many charitable causes and he is a member of Radio Medix Inc., Houston, Texas a biotechnology company focused on innovative targeted radiopharmaceuticals for diagnosis, monitoring and therapy of Cancer. 

 

Kristi Sealey
Lady Club Captain

Kristi Head ShotKristi moved to Dubai from Vancouver, Canada in 2012 with her husband OB. Having heard about the world-class golf courses in the UAE, she decided to finally start playing and quickly became a golf addict. Kristi is the General Manager of Film Me, a Dubai-based production company dedicated to creating quality content for local and international clients. Kristi and OB have spent most of their weekends at The Creek since they joined in January 2014, and they wouldn't have it any other way.

 

David Gowans
Vice Captain

David Gowans headshotBorn in the north-east of Scotland, I graduated as a Mechanical Engineer from Robert Gordon University in Aberdeen and worked in the UK offshore oil industry for 20 years.  I moved to Newfoundland, Canada in 1998 then to Dubai in 2001 to work for Dubai Petroleum Company. I'm now the Operations Director at Atkins Energy.

 I started playing golf as an 8 year old at Peterhead Golf Club, then later as a member of Murcar Links in Aberdeen.  A former Captain and club champion at Nad Al Sheba Golf Club, I joined Dubai Creek Golf & Yacht Club in 2006.

 

Maureen Platt
Lady Vice Captain

MaureenBorn in Scotland Maureen is a Past Captain at the Creek and comes from a family of avid golfers. She spent most of her adult life in South Africa before coming to Dubai with her husband Robert in 2001.

Her qualifications and career was mainly in Property Development and management, but having left a very successful career in South Africa to join her husband here in Dubai she very quickly became involved in the golf here at Dubai Creek, leading the Ladies Team to victory in the Interclub ( ICC), on 3 occasions in recent years.  Maureen continues to act in a Consultative capacity on Property matters for Investors.   Maureen can always be found on a golf course somewhere around the region when not on her favourite course right here at the Dubai Creek.