Iain James

Technical Director

Dr Iain James has over 14 years experience as an applied soil scientist specialising in sports surface technology.  Prior to joining TGMS, Iain was Director of the Centre for Sports Surface Technology at Cranfield University heading a world-leading programme of research and teaching in Sports Surface Technology.  His research investigated the performance, safety and sustainability of sports surfaces.  He is the UK board member for the International Turfgrass Society and has published over 50 papers in scientific journals and conference proceedings.