Rick Herd

CEO at Naylor Love

Rick began his career in construction in 1973 as a cadet engineering officer with the Ministry of Works. He worked his way up through the commercial construction industry, eventually working as a Regional Construction Manager for a large national contractor.

He completed an MBA in 1995, subsequently working in General Manager or Chief Executive roles in the marine engineering contracting, the manufacture of engineered wood products (LVL) and the industrial mechanical construction sectors.

Rick has the skill, experience and dedication to lead Naylor Love as the best commercial construction company in New Zealand, attested by the positive values-based culture of our business, the engagement of our people and the satisfaction of our customers.


  • CEO

    Current role

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