Richard Hertz has been in the construction industry since 1981 and studied Civil Engineering at what is now the University of Johannesburg. He qualified in 1984 and studied further where he specialised in structural engineering, earning his PrTechEng in 1991.
Richard is currently registered with ECSA and has been involved in projects of both a civil engineering and building nature; bridges, roads, dams, shopping centres, commercial buildings, industrial buildings and high-rise residential.
He was with Concor for 20 years and he worked through the ranks becoming the MD of the Coastal Division and was also a director of Concor Properties.
In 1999 he formed his own project management consultancy that spawned Key Projects and he was the principal agent on numerous buildings in Durban, Johannesburg and Cape Town.
Key Projects became Key Developments and several developments were successfully concluded in Durban.