Greg Ryan is a Partner of Dermody Properties, based in Atlanta, Georgia. He is responsible for all land and building acquisitions, build-to-suit projects, development activities, customer relations and asset management in the Southeast Region.
Most recently, Mr. Ryan was Managing Partner at Cardinal Industrial in Atlanta, where he ran the investment management function and acquisitions for the eastern half of the U.S. Mr. Ryan spent most of his career with IDI Gazeley (formerly IDI) in many leadership roles such as Head of Operations, Managing Director Investment Management, and Managing Director Acquisitions with responsibility for investment management, acquisitions, dispositions, asset management, leasing, property management and day-to-day operations. He served on the firm’s Investment Committee, Acquisition & Development Committee and Senior Management Team. Mr. Ryan was also a lender with New York Life Investment Management (NYLIM) and started his career at The Sharp Boylston Companies.
His strong relationships with brokers, investors, lenders and customers have resulted in more than $2 billion of real estate transactions, including acquisitions, dispositions, joint ventures, financings, asset management and leasing. While Head of Operations for North America at IDI Gazeley, he managed the leasing and operations of a portfolio of 50 million square feet across the nation.
Mr. Ryan is a member of the Urban Land Institute and its Industrial and Office Park Development Green Council, and NAIOP and its Industrial Acquisitions I Forum. He serves on the board of directors of Clemson University’s Advancement Board of Real Estate Development and also Georgia State University’s Real Estate Department.
Mr. Ryan holds a Master of Science degree in Real Estate from Georgia State University, and a B.S. in Financial Management from Clemson University.