University of Chicago Medicine and Biological Sciences

Ryan Magnuson is an experienced procurement professional with deep experience in real estate, design, and construction which he will bring into his role as the Director of Procurement and Contracting for Facilities, Planning, Design and Construction (FPD&C).

Prior to joining UCM, Ryan led the development of several construction procurement groups with the focus on creating value through standard procurement and contracting processes, sustainable supply chain models, and strategic sourcing approach efforts.  Most recently, he was the Sr. Sourcing Manager for Lendlease with procurement and estimating responsibility on several national remodel programs.

“We are glad to have Ryan join our team,” stated Marco Capicchioni, Vice President of Facilities, Planning, Design and Construction. “His extensive experience will be beneficial as we continue to implement LEAN-management processes in our construction programs.”

His expertise will be instrumental in the development of construction projects including the new adult emergency department, trauma center and the dedicated cancer hospital.   

Ryan has a B.S in Operations Management from Northern Illinois University and an M.B.A from Indiana University’s Kelley School of Business.  He resides in Oak Park with his wife Lisa and his two children, Madeleine and Holden.

Please join the Facilities, Planning, Design and Construction department as we welcome Ryan to the University of Chicago Medicine.

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