Greenkeeping News 9th Oct, 2020 by ukclubgolfer.co.uk
Anguige, 63, began working in the industry straight after leaving college, learning the business working at golf and grounds dealerships and turf machinery manufacturers such as Ransomes. In 1999 he joined the then Toro UK distributor Lely UK as national Toro sales manager, responsible for spearheading sales of its golf course and sports turf maintenance machinery. At Lely, and latterly Reesink, he played a leading role in helping develop the Toro name and reputation for quality products that today sees it as the market-leading brand it has become.
“Many of my career highlights have come from witnessing how Toro has made such a huge difference. I’ve seen Toro go to the top of not only the golf industry, but the sports sector and other fine turf sites, too. It’s now at a point where around 80% of Premiership football clubs, as well as other major sporting venues in, for example, cricket, rugby and tennis, also use Toro.”
Jeff plans to spend his retirement in Gomersal with his wife, Julie, enjoying time with his family and grandchildren – and, of course, playing golf!