Thorbjorn Olesen Net Worth

Thorbjorn Olesen is a Danish professional golfer. He currently competes in the European tour. As of writing, he has 7 wins on the European tour. The 33-year-old’s net worth is $5 million. Here you can follow Thorbjorn Olesen’s net worth, salary, earnings, biography, girlfriend, and more.

Thorbjorn Olesen’s Biography and Career

Jacob Thorbjorn Olesen was born on 21 December 1989, in Furesø, Denmark. He loved golf from an early age.

The Danish golfer turned professional in 2008. He currently competes in the European tour and the PGA Tour of Australasia. As of writing, the 33-year-old has 14 professional wins, including 7 on the European Tour.

Olesen’s first European tour victory came at the 2012 Sicilian Open. In 2015, he won the Alfred Dunhill Links Championship, winning by 2 strokes over Brooks Koepka and Chris Stroud.

He also won the 2016 Turkish Airlines Open. In 2018, Thorbjorn Olesen won the Italian Open. He scored a 72-hole 262, 22-under-par, to win by a stroke over Francesco Molinari. In February 2023, Thorbjorn won the Thailand Classic, beating Yannik Paul by 4 strokes.

Thorbjorn Olesen represented Team Europe in the 2018 Ryder Cup. They beat Team U.S. by 17.5-10.5, and Olesen went 1–1 including defeating Jordan Spieth in singles (5 and 4).

Thorbjorn Olesen’s Net Worth and Earnings

In 2024, Danish golfer Thorbjorn Olesen’s net worth is $5 million. The 33-year-old’s prime sources of earnings are his golf winnings, endorsements, and other businesses.

Thorbjorn has 7 wins on the European tour. He has accumulated a considerable fortune from his golf career. His career earnings are over €12.7 million, only from golf winnings on the European Tour (correct as of March 2023).

He received €1 million winner’s share for winning the 2018 Italian Open. For winning the Turkish Airlines Open in 2016, Olesen pocketed €1.06 million in prize money.


The Danish golfer earns a considerable chunk from endorsements and sponsorship deals. He has sponsorship deals with TaylorMade and Galvin Green.

Personal Info

Full NameJacob Thorbjorn Olesen
Born21 December 1989
BirthplaceFuresø, Denmark
Residence London, England / Dubai, United Arab Emirates 
Height 175 cm (5 ft 9 in)
Current TourEuropean Tour
Major Title
Net Worth$5 million.
Relationship Married 
SpouseLauren Zafer
Instagram @thorbjornolesen


Danish golfer Thorbjorn Olesen’s gorgeous wife is Lauren Zafer. The couple is blessed with a son, Cooper, and a daughter, Sienna.

Thorbjorn Olesen wife Lauren Zafer
Olesen’s wife Lauren Zafer with their son Cooper. Source: Instagram


Born on 21 December 1989, he is 33 years old.


He is 175 cm (5 ft 9 in).


What is Thorbjorn Olesen’s Net Worth?

His net worth is $5 million.

Where is he from?

Furesø, Denmark.

Who is his wife?

Lauren Zafer.

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