Engineering F1 - Careers
ROBIN HERD

Nationality : british
Date of birth : march 23, 1939
Main fields of activity : chassis

before 1961 : graduated from St.Peter's College d'Oxford
1961-1965 : designer > Royal Aircraft Establishment
1966-1967 : designer > McLaren (F1)
1968-1969 : designer > Cosworth (F1)
1970-1977 : sets up March Engineering, technical director (F1, F2, F3, Indycar, CanAm, GT)
1978 : technical director > ATS (F1)

1978-1980 : technical director > March (F2, F3, Indycar, CanAm, GT)
1981-1982 : technical director > March (F1, F2, F3, Indycar, CanAm, GT)
1983-1986 : technical director > March (F2, F3000, Indycar, CanAm, GT)
1987-1989 : sets up again the March F1 department, technical director > March (F1, Indycar, F3000)
1990 : sold March Engineering, crée Robin Herd ltd
1991 : Robin Herd ltd became Fomet 1
chief designer – Fomet 1 > Fondmetal (F1)
1992-1994 : Fomet 1 became Larrousse UK
technical director > Larrousse (F1)
1995 : Larrousse UK became GenTech
technical director – GenTech > Forsythe (CART)
1996-1998 : owner of the football team, Oxford united
trys to set up a compagny investigating natural ways of producing energy, but it fails
1999-2001 : co-owner, director > March (IRL)