Kevin A. Ryan
Chief Operating Officer and Managing Director, Gulf Related

Mr. Ryan, Gulf Related’s Chief Operating Officer, has also been Gulf Related’s Managing Director of Development since the company’s 2009 Abu Dhabi launch. Kevin brings to his Related/Gulf Capital leadership role over 30 years of experience in executive management of real estate development, joint ventures and project financial and design management. Kevin has a long-standing success record with the Related Companies. From 1997 to 2009 he was Senior Vice President/Partner within the Related Urban mixed-use division where he worked on projects such as The Grand – a mixed-use development in downtown Los Angeles, California; CityPlace – a mixed-use development in West Palm Beach, Florida; and various projects involving joint venture partners, public-private partnerships and successful RFP bids for urban mixed-use projects.

Previous posts include being Vice President of Development for resort development in Puerto Rico for a Maxxam, Inc. subsidiary and having development and finance responsibilities at Himmel and Company in Boston, MA, and Miller-Klutznick-Davis-Gray Company in Chicago, IL.

Kevin holds a MBA from Pennsylvania’s Wharton School and a BSc in Architectural Studies from the University of Illinois, Champaign-Urbana.