Nicolas Ryan

Associate Principal, Senior Architect / New York

Nicolas Ryan brings a comprehensive background in civic, transportation and mixed-use venue design to Populous. His extensive architectural knowledge spans genres and poises him as an empathetic and efficient leader on project teams.

As an enthusiastic collaborator, Nicolas is always eager to create an open dialogue with clients and colleagues, utilizing shared input to enhance project designs. Team building is paramount to Nicolas’ work ethic – a priority he emphasizes at the onset of any project to establish a communicative, synergistic thinking space. He strives to tell compelling stories through his work, integrating poetic and aspirational thinking into his designs while responding to urban context, functional requirements and the environment.

Nicolas is well versed in quality assurance, technical innovation protocols, industry collaboration and sustainable technology applications. He is dexterous when it comes to project needs and engages the best talents of his team to integrate architecture, engineering and urban design into a cohesive whole.