Bayer has announced the appointment of Matthew Leach to the role of Territory Sales Manager – (Turf) NSW/QLD/ACT with the Environmental Science Turf sales team based in Sydney, New South Wales.
Matt comes to Bayer with a well-established background in turf management. Matt began his career by completing an apprenticeship at Oatlands Golf Club and then went on to work at a number of golf clubs on Sydney’s northern beaches, including Elanora Country Club and Manly Golf Club.
Matt then took on the challenge of moving into a commercial role as an Agronomic Sales Manager for Turfcare in Sydney before supporting his family in a move to Canada at the end of 2017.
Returning to Sydney with his family in December, Matt is excited about the opportunity to apply his strong knowledge of plant protection chemistry and the Bayer turf portfolio in supporting agents and end users across his territory, and play a key role in the upcoming commercial launches of Bayer’s exciting new product pipeline.
“I’m looking forward to working with industry leading Bayer and to continue to build relationships and help turf professionals throughout Australia”.
In his new role, Matt will be responsible for providing service and support to agents and end users in NSW, QLD and ACT. Matt will report to James Royal, Market Manager – Turf and will commence with Bayer on Monday 7th January, 2019.
Matt’s contact details will be communicated closer to his start date.