Laurence graduated with a Bachelors Degree in Applied Golf Management Studies from the University of Birmingham and the British PGA in 2006
He has been an Academy Director for David Leadbetter for the past 15 years serving in Bradenton, Austria, Spain, and India.
His specialty lies in Player Development with a large stable of students competing on the Asian Tour, Challenge Tour, and European Tour, and Ladies European Tour.
His work with juniors has yielded National Open Winners as well as Junior National Team members for Egypt, Slovakia, Netherlands, Spain, and India. Most of his juniors have gone on to Golf Scholarships to the US and are competing in Div 1/2 Conferences.
Some notable students include:
- Chikkarangappa- European Tour/ Asian Tour
- Best finish 2nd AfrAsia Bank Mauritius Open and Top Indian in 2019 Hero Indian Open
- Udayan Mane – India Number 1 OWGR and Olympian at Tokyo 2020 / Asian Tour
- Khalin Joshi – Asian Tour Winner
- Viraj Madappa – Asian Tour Winner
- Gaurav Ghei – Asian Tour and Asian Senior Tour Winner
- Ajeetesh Sandhu – European Tour / Asian Tour
- Chiragh Kumar – Asian Tour
- Gaurav P Singh – Asian Tour
- Abhinav Lohan – Asian Tour
- M Dharma – Asian Tour
- Arjun Prasad – Asian Tour
- Vani Kapoor – Ladies European Tour and Australian LPGA
- Varun Parikh – Asian Games
- Yashas Chandra – Indian National Team
- Aalaap Ill – Indian National Team
- Saarthak Chibber – Indian National Team
- Avani Prashant – Indian National Team
- Vidhatri Urs – Indian National Team
- Nayanika Sanga – Indian National Team
- Asmitha Satish – Indian National Team
Laurence follows a simple plan for all students to shoot better scores with a clear process on how to achieve this, implementing holistic changes.