Eldridge Burns serves as Topgolf Entertainment Group General Counsel and oversees legal matters for all company departments. Eldridge is known for calm leadership and expertise while also providing strategic legal counsel for key initiatives throughout the organization.
Prior to joining Topgolf in 2016, Eldridge was with Santander Consumer USA Inc., where he served for 10 years as the Chief Legal Officer and General Counsel. Before that, he spent nine years as the Vice President and Senior Corporate Counsel at Blockbuster. Eldridge began his legal career as an associate at Vinson & Elkins Law Firm.
Eldridge is a graduate of Southern Methodist University and earned his Juris Doctor from The University of Texas. Eldridge is an avid San Antonio Spurs fan and even named his dog after George Gervin. He and his wife Paige currently reside in Dallas and are new empty nesters with both of their sons now in college.