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Gafcon, Inc. promotes Robin Duveen to president & COO to oversee day-to-day operations of all departments


Robin Duveen, a construction industry veteran, adds the position of president to his title for Gafcon’s core practice areas in construction program and project management

SAN DIEGO (January 15, 2019)---Gafcon, Inc.’s Robin Duveen was recently promoted from chief operating officer to president & COO, where he will assume increased responsibility for day-to-day operations, with all departments reporting to him. A construction industry veteran with nearly 30 years of experience in program, project and construction management, Duveen has been a key Gafcon team member since joining the firm in 1998. Duveen worked his way up through the ranks and has been chief operations manager at Gafcon for nearly four years.

“Robin’s record of success exemplifies that he has ‘the right stuff’ to take on increased leadership responsibilities,” says Yehudi “Gaf” Gaffen, CEO of Gafcon. “Robin has managed some of our best projects and has persevered through some of our most challenging ones. His loyalty, tenacity and integrity are coupled with a genuine commitment serving our clients and achieving their goals.”

Gafcon is a leader in construction project management, representing owners and overseeing major developments throughout California and worldwide. Duveen was tapped for this promotion to further strengthen Gafcon’s focus on delivering quality projects for clients. Duveen is known for his strong and productive relationships with owners, architects, contractors and consultants. He is highly experienced with the management and development of public, educational, residential and commercial/retail projects.

Robin Duveen was promoted to president & COO for Gafcon, Inc., a
construction program management firm with offices in San Diego, Los Angeles and Orange County.

“It has been an amazing experience to build my career with Gafcon and I take pride in exceeding clients’ expectations. As president & COO, I’ll continue executing our signature approach to representing owners with excellence and transparency,” says Duveen. “We call it ‘the Gafcon way’ because it’s how we consistently deliver exceptional service to our clients.”

Prior to joining Gafcon, Duveen was a development/project manager for Rabie Property Developers and Resnekov & Neilson in his native South Africa. He earned a bachelor’s degree in construction management from Cape Tecknikon in Cape Town, South Africa. Duveen resides in San Diego’s Carmel Valley community with his wife and two children.

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