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Robert Barnes
Senior Director of Agronomy

Robert Barnes, Senior Director of Agronomy was born in Thailand, received his Golf/Agronomy education in the United States at the University of Florida. He worked as a Golf Course Superintendent at 3 prestigious Florida Golf Courses, then resumed his life in Thailand in 1999 as Superintendent of Rajpruek Club in Laksi, Bangkok.

During the succeeding years in Thailand Robert has managed and provided Agronomy Consulting Services for many leading Thai golf courses. (He spent one year in Beijing as Agronomy Director for the Jack Nicklaus’ designed, Pine Valley Golf Club). Robert speaks Thai fluently and has trained many Thai people on the fine details of high-standard golf course maintenance management and construction.

Craig Bertram
Master Shaper & Senior Construction Advisor

Craig Bertram has been shaping and constructing golf courses in the USA, China, Thailand and UAE for more than 30 years. He has worked together with many well-know designers including; Jack Nicklaus, Colin Montgomery, Nick Faldo, Johnny Miller, Dennis Griffiths, Steve Shepherdson, Joe Obringer, and others. Craig even finished off the putting green at Mr. Nicklausʼ home in Palm Beach, Florida.

Craig was the Shaper for Lam Chabaeng Golf Course, Thai Country Club, and for the renovation of 9 holes at Alpine Golf Club, all in Thailand. Craig has worked with TurfPro Golf on 2 projects in 2007-2008. He has now become a key, permanent member of our Management Team. We are very happy to bring Craig's expertise and considerable international experience to our clients in Thailand.

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