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Ryan Harding

Executive Managing Director

CA RE License #01737669 

Ryan Harding is an executive managing director with Newmark Knight Frank's downtown Los Angeles office. Specializing in tenant representation and strategic planning, Mr. Harding currently manages real estate transactions for more than 250 clients throughout Southern California and across the globe.

Mr. Harding offers extensive experience with global firms across an array of industries, which has been a unique advantage in his business development and tenant representation efforts. He currently represents several global financial services firms, insurance organizations, media/print companies, entertainment firms, technology corporations, construction companies and non-profits.

Among his recent recognitions, Mr. Harding was NKF's top producer in Los Angeles from 2012 to 2016. He was also honored as one of Real Estate Southern California's "Top 40 Under 40" in 2012 and "Top 30 Under 30" in 2009 for his tenant representation work, community involvement and leadership.


  • Spacelabs Healthcare - Regional headquarters building purchase and relocation; 167,000 RSF in Snoqualmie, WA
  • Rapiscan Systems - Lease extension and restructure completed while availability for tenants of this size was nearing a historic low in the Silicon Valley; 62,500 SF in Sunnyvale, CA
  • OSI Systems, Inc. - Lease extension and restructure that reduced this long-term client's real estate expenses by more than 24% over the term of the lease while improving the facility and maximizing efficiency; 60,000 SF in Camarillo, CA
  • ITV Studios - Regional headquarters lease expansion and extension, including all corporate offices and production space; 46,000 SF in Sherman Oaks, CA
  • Hathaway Dinwiddie Construction Co. - Headquarters lease restructure in Downtown Los Angeles; 17,085 SF in Los Angeles, CA
  • TVGla (formerly The Visionaire Group) - Headquarters lease relocation from Marina del Rey to a building with a creative environment highly suited for TVG; 16,902 SF in Playa Vista, CA
  • Henry Company, LLC - Headquarters lease relocation to a building that could accommodate the firm's future growth needs; 13,216 SF El Segundo, CA


  • 2929 Entertainment
  • Los Angeles World Affairs Council
  • 44 Blue Productions
  • Luther Burbank Savings
  • The American Israel Public Affairs Committee (AIPAC)
  • Magnolia Pictures
  • American Airlines
  • OSI Systems, Inc.
  • Andreini & Company
  • Rapiscan Systems
  • Associated Materials, Inc.
  • RSUI Group, Inc.
  • Bel Air Internet
  • Shelter Partnership
  • Conversion Logic
  • Spacelabs Healthcare
  • Grindr
  • Spotlight Cinema Networks
  • Hathaway Dinwiddie
  • TVGla (formerly The Visionaire Group)
  • Henry Company
  • Wells Fargo Advisors
  • International Laser Group
  • Wiredrive
  • ITV Studios
  • X Prize Foundation
  • Landmark Theatres
  • Xsolla USA, Inc.


  • Endowed Harding Family Scholarship Fund for Boston University Questrom School of Business
  • Volunteer, Boston University Alumni Association
  • Volunteer, Shelter Partnership
  • Volunteer, Big Brothers Big Sisters of Greater Los Angeles

Additionally, Mr. Harding is a worldwide competitive marathon runner, associated with groups sponsored by Nike and the L.A. LEGGERS.

Mr. Harding holds a bachelor's degree in finance with a minor in Spanish from the Boston University School of Management (now the Questrom School of Business). He is fluent in Spanish.

Ryan Harding
Ryan Harding
Executive Managing Director
700 S Flower St
Suite 2500
Los Angeles, CA 90017
United States
T  213.596.2044

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Areas of Specialization
  • Office
  • Industrial
  • Tenant Advisory

Years of Experience
12 years