We are delighted to have Turfgrass join our Advisory Board. They will be assisting DPSM Consultants with technical agronomy expertise when conducting a search for a Golf Course Superintendent/Course Manager.
Turfgrass specialise in Agronomy, Project Management, Golf Course Management, Private & Commercial Putting Greens.
Turfgrass have worked on over 150 golf projects throughout Europe, Asia, the Caribbean, North and South America.
A summary of our client list includes Golf Club de Genève – Host of The Rolex Trophy, Golf Club St. Leon-Rot – Host of The 2015 Solheim Cup, Dun Laoghaire Golf Club – Host of the 2016 Curtis Cup, Vidauban Golf Club, Provence, France along with professional golfers Padraig Harrington and Rory McIlroy.
Turfgrass Directors – John Clarkin and Julian Mooney
Turfgrass have a dedicated team of Agronomists, Project Managers and Course Managers who support the Directors of Turfgrass in the execution of services to clients world-wide.
The team represent the spirit and drive of Turfgrass. Together they share a common passion to embrace latest research and technological advances within our industry to improve playability, sustainability and economic efficiency.
If you would like to discuss Agronomy or Project Management with Turfgrass, please get in touch via the button below.Get in touch
Marc Newey CCM CCE, Advisor – London & Home Counties (Based in London, UK)
Marc has joined the DPSM Team in an advisory capacity will consult primarily on senior management assignments in London and the Home Counties Region.
With over 30 years’ experience managing sports and golf facilities in the public, commercial and private member sectors for Marriott, Jack Nicklaus Golf Centres and Lee Valley RPA amongst others, Marc has reached the pinnacle in sports club management as CEO of Roehampton Club – UK Sports Club of the Year 2017 – for the last 10 years.
Marc is the only European Club Manager to be awarded Certified Chief Executive status by CMAA, and is a Past President of Club Managers Association of Europe (2011-2017).
Marc Potter – Nordic Region (Based in Sweden)
Marc has joined the DPSM Team in an advisory capacity and will consult on senior management assignments in the Nordic Region (Sweden, Denmark, Norway, Finland & Iceland).
With 20 years experience running and developing some of the world’s finest golf clubs, most recently Vasatorps GC in Sweden and prior senior positions with Troon Golf and Leisurecorp, Marc’s network and cultural awareness makes him one of the regions most valued recruiters.Marc is also CEO of P4M Golf, a management consultancy business focused on the golf industry.
He has a Business Hospitality degree from La Trobe University in Australia and plays off a handicap of 5.
Mark Vickery – France & Benelux (Based in France)
Mark has joined the DPSM Team in an advisory capacity and will consult on senior management assignments in the France and Benelux region.
Mark has held senior management positions at some of the world’s leading golf venues, both at pre-opening and operational stages. His core strength is business development strategy and finding new ways to create revenue streams.
Mark became PGA qualified in 1978, before obtaining his European Tour Card in 1981. In 1990 he embarked on a career in senior management within the golf industry. Mark has had success in some of the best known facilities around the world, such as, Disneyland Paris, Sandy Lane Barbados, Goodwood Sussex, Managing Director at Les Bordes France, and Managing Director at Cannes Mougins G&CC France.
Fluent in both French and English, Mark now consults on several projects in the France, Italy & the Benelux region. He plays off a handicap of 3 at Les Bordes.