Thorsten Kiefer

Director of Design and Development

A Harvard-trained architect whose credentials include the redevelopment of the South Street Seaport and London’s Bloomberg Headquarters, Thorsten Kiefer ensures that all HFZ projects have an intricate interplay of form, function, site awareness and design details. Formerly at SHoP Architects and Skidmore Owings & Merrill, Kiefer fosters a deep commitment to life-enhancing design across many development types.

A COMMITMENT TO LIFE-ENHANCING DESIGN ON PUBLIC, PRIVATE AND MIXED-USE PROJECTS.

The HFZ portfolio is continually enhanced by his ability to work seamlessly with chosen architects and interior design partners. Whether the project is an ambitious new undertaking such as The Eleventh or a sensitive rework as in the case of The Belnord, Kiefer ensures that the aesthetic vision is accomplished while high standards for design and execution are exceeded.