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Richard A Danesi

Senior Vice President

License: Lic. 01869864

Richard A Danesi Senior Vice President
Lic. 01869864
San Diego UTC 4301 La Jolla Village Drive
Suite 3000
San Diego, CA 92122

Professional Experience

Mr. Danesi specializes in the leasing and sales of office and lab space. Rich joined the company in 1990 and, over the last 12 years, has consistently ranked as one of the office's Top Producers. In addition, Mr. Danesi was named five times as Top Deal Makers by CoStar.

Rich is a Senior Vice President in the San Diego, California office of CBRE, Inc.


  • Tenant Representation Services – Exclusive representation of and consultation with professional office and life science companies locally and nationally
  • Landlord Advisory Services – Leasing of multi-tenant office and biotech / laboratory space to optimize tenant mix and maximize asset services


  • #1 Office Producer, 2015
  • Deal of the Year, 2015 recipient
  • Life Sciences Deal of the Year by HCP, Inc., 2014
  • Mentor of the Year, 2010
  • San Diego Deal of the Year, 2012

Significant Assignments

Recent Transactions Include:
  • ‚Äč41,000 square foot of office and lab space to Takeda
  • 69,000 square foot lab lease to AltheaDx on behalf of Legacy Partners
  • 54,423 square foot lab expansion to Cibus on behalf of HCP Inc.
  • 77,585 square foot lease extension and expansion to Cytori at Torrey Pines Science Park
  • 40,864 square foot lab/office lease extension to Advanced Bio Healing
  • 80,000 square foot lease renewal to Sequenom on behalf of HCP Inc.
  • 45,000 square foot lease extension to the Burnham Institute at Torrey Pines Science Park
  • 59,000 square foot lab and office lease to Regulus on behalf of Steelwave, Inc.
  • 105,000 square foot lab lease to Pacira on behalf of HCP Inc.
  • 82,000 square foot lease on behalf of Affymetrix
  • 75,000 square foot lease on behalf of Lathim & Watkins
  • 117 lease transactions completed for SKB throughout California for office, medical and laboratory space 


  • HCP, Inc.
    1,100,000 SF
  • Ohio State Teachers Retirement System 
     700,000 SF
  • Wellsford Commercial
    575,000 SF
  • Amberjack Properties
    550,000 SF
  • Praedium Group
    510,000 SF
  • Toys "R" Us
    440,000 SF (7 Transactions)
  • Walton Street Capital
    340,000 SF


  • State Farm Insurance
    780,000 SF (9 Transactions)
  • Toys "R" Us
    570,000 SF
  • IMS Health
    470,000 SF (6 Transactions)
  • Deloitte & Touche
    454,000 SF (5 Transactions)
  • UPS
    305,000 SF (3 Transactions)
  • Charmant Eyeware*
    214,000 SF (4 Transactions)
  • Clinical Diagnostics
    151,000 SF
  • Delta Dental*
    110,000 SF
  • Fuji Bank
    107,000 SF
  • Fireman's Fund Insurance
    75,000 SF (3 Transactions)
  • G.E. Medical Systems
    75,000 SF
  • Western World Insurance*
    140,000 SF (2 Transactions)
  • China Shipping*
    65,000 SF
  • WebMD*
    58,000 SF
  • Latham & Watkins
    120,000 SF

*Headquarters Locations

Richard A Danesi Senior Vice President
Lic. 01869864
San Diego UTC 4301 La Jolla Village Drive
Suite 3000
San Diego, CA 92122

Available Properties