A little about me
Gerhard holds a BSC construction and engineering degree and a post graduate degree in project management.
He has been a lecturer at Tukkies university of Pretoria, South Africa, where he lectured the 5th year students on ‘project management and building technology’. Gerhard was also the president of the institute of building in South Africa. He managed the university accreditation programme throughout South Africa during his two years as president. Served as a committee member of the Master Builder Association for 5 years. He also travelled as tour leader with the 5th year BSC students overseas to various universities.
Prior to Australia, Gerhard was a company director of GDM Management Services, employed up to 200 people. Involved in construction of large projects – 14 schools, – 7 police stations, – 4 Community centres, – 60 rural low cost schools, Housing projects 300 houses at any time, Mining projects and -In- house property development, in charge of property management, marketing, advertising, budget and negotiating with new lease agreements.
Since migrating to Australia Gerhard, director of Tilt up Fencing expanded the business to two branches in south east Queensland. He liaises with companies such as Sunland, Australand, Cavalia homes and many local building companies, working on million dollar construction projects.
On top of Gerhard’s multiple building and management accreditations he also has an REIQ real-estate license. He has been involved with Dot1Realty since the beginning and has assisted with the expansion at Homeworld. His many years of experience in management has proven to be an asset to Dot1Realty.