G. Ryan Smith

G. Ryan Smith

Executive Vice President

Ryan Smith is an Executive Vice President in Capital Markets based in Orange County.  He facilitates office and portfolio sales and is expanding the investment brokerage business in Southern California.

Mr. Smith brings over 22 years experience  in the real estate industry. Prior to joining JLL in 2015, Mr. Smith co-founded Peregrine Realty Partners in 2009, a commercial real estate firm that invests in office and industrial properties throughout Southern California and also specialized in asset and advisory.

Prior to Peregrine, he spent five years as a business development officer at Buchanan Street Partners and founded the firm's Investment Sales division. Mr. Smith spent nearly two years spearheading the Orange County investment sales operations for Secured Capital. He also spent ten years as an investment sales professional with Cushman & Wakefield. He has been successfully involved in the marketing, disposition and capitalization of over $2.2 billion in commercial real estate including office, retail, industrial, and multifamily assets.

Mr. Smith received his B.S. from the University of Southern California, Los Angeles, California. He is a member of ULI (Co-Head of Los Angeles Capital Markets Council), NAIOP, ICSC, USC Real Estate Alumni Association, and Board Member (past President) of Mighty Corona Nation.