Gerhard Reichert studied mechanical engineering, and later, Integral Design at the SADK in Stuttgart. From 1993-1997 he acted as project manager for MH Design Engineering, and In 1997 began his collaboration with Michele De Lucchi acting as project manager in the Studio De Lucchi. During this time he founded his own studio Reichert Design. Gerhard Reichert works with numerous international companies, including: Artemide, AAT, ALS, Brunner, Interstuhl, Leifheit, Molteni and Mauser Office. Gerhard Reichert has received awards for many of his designs.