The team at STS is a group of highly motivated trained employees who are dedicated to the Golf Industry. Our ambition is to simply seek answers and solutions for the Turf Managers of South East Asia. Our trials, documentations, reports, programs and prod

Brad Burgess

Founder and CEO of Sports Turf Solutions and Sustainable Turf Farm. Brad came to South East Asia as a Construction Superintentent in 1995 and has worked with all varieties of Turf Grasses in Asia.

John Gibb

A former Golf Course Superintendent and Agronomist for the Asian Tour, John now heads up the Turf Development Business based in Vietnam.

Nigel Taylor

A former Golf Course Superintendent. Based in Kuala Lumpur, Nigel overseas the Turf Development Business in Malaysia, Singapore and Philippines.

Pham Tu Tai

A Vietnamese leading Turf Grass Agronomist with extensive experience in the USA. Tai assist with Turf Grass Agronomy Education and Business Development in Vietnam.

Jhomer Patalot

Former long serving Superintendent of Ayodya Links Golf Club (World Top 100) and now Regional Project Manager – Grassing.

Ubon Phuphaden

Former Long Serving Assistant Superintendent at Laguna Phuket Golf Club. Ubon is now Farm Manager at our Laem Chabang Facility.


Evan Du Plessis

Is a former Golf Course Superintendent with 10 years international experience not just in golf course maintenance but also tournament preparation for The European Tour and Sunshine Tour.  Evan has also been involved with golf course construction as well as grow-in projects abroad.  Evan is the Agronomy and Turf Manager for Vietnam