Ares Code of Conduct Disclosure Persons

Disclosure Persons

The following is a list of Ares personnel who may be deemed “Disclosure Persons” under the NYAG Public Pension Fund Reform Code of Conduct.  Ares is required to make certain disclosures regarding the Disclosure Persons via this website pursuant to the Code. 

 

Name

Title

Aparece, Victoria

Vice President, Relationship Manager

Arougheti, Michael

Chief Executive Officer and President

Benjamin, Bill

Partner, Head of Real Estate Group

Brufsky, Seth

Partner, Portfolio Manager, U.S. Liquid Credit

Canada, Ralph

Partner, Head of North American Pensions

Cwiertnia, Matt

Partner, Co-Head of North America Private Equity

deVeer, Kipp

Partner, Head of Ares Credit Group

Goldstein, Mitchell

Partner

Graves, Scott

Partner, Head of Distressed Debt, Co-Head of North America Private Equity

Hooper, Merritt

Partner, Head of Product Management and Investor Relations, Private Equity

Kaplan, David

Partner, Co-Head, Ares Private Equity Group

Jardine, John

Partner, Real Estate

Kramer, Jeffrey

Partner, Portfolio Manager, Credit

Leupp, John

Partner, Co-Head and Portfolio Manager, U.S. Liquid Credit

Magid, Herb

Partner, Co-Head of Ares EIF

Margolies, Greg

Partner, Head of Markets, Ares

Markowicz, Jana

Partner, Head of Product Management and Investor Relations, U.S. Direct Lending

Mason, Greg

Managing Director, Portfolio Manager, Public Equity Income

McFerran, Michael

Partner, Chief Operating Officer and Chief Financial Officer

Moore, Jeff

Partner, Portfolio Manager, Private Equity

Neibart, Lee

Partner, Real Estate

Pawlowski, Anthony

Partner, Head of North America Relationship Management

Phillips, Ryan

Vice President, Relationship Manager, North America

Reid, Joseph

Vice President, Strategy & Relationship Management

Reilly, David

Partner, Head of Insurance Partners

Ressler, Tony

Executive Chairman

Rosenthal, Bennett

Partner, Co-Head of  Ares Private Equity Group

Smith, Michael

Partner

Solomon, Julie

Partner, Head of Product Management and Investor Relations, Real Estate

Ward, Troy

Managing Director, Portfolio Manager, Public Equity Income

Weiner, Michael

Partner, General Counsel & Chief Legal Officer

Wolf, Steve

Partner, Real Estate

Ares Management LLC (as employer), Victoria Aparece, Ralph Canada, Merritt Hooper, Joseph Reid, and Julie Solomon are registered lobbyists in the State of California. Ares Management LLC (as employer), Victoria Aparece, Ralph Canada, Merritt Hooper and Joseph Reid are registered lobbyists in the County of Los Angeles and City of Los Angeles. Ares Management LLC (as employer), Victoria Aparece, Ralph Canada, Merritt Hooper and Julie Solomon are registered lobbyists in the State of Illinois. Ares Management LLC (as employer) and Merritt Hooper are registered lobbyists in the State of Kentucky. Ares Management LLC (as employer), Victoria Aparece, Ralph Canada, Merritt Hooper, Jana Markowicz, Anthony Pawlowski, Ryan Philips and Julie Solomon are registered lobbyists in the State of New York. Ares Management LLC (as employer), Merritt Hooper, Jana Markowicz, Anthony Pawlowski, Ryan Philips and Julie Solomon are registered lobbyists in the City of New York. Ares Management LLC (as employer), Merritt Hooper, Anthony Pawlowski and Julie Solomon are registered lobbyists in the State of Pennsylvania. None of the foregoing individuals is a current or former Official, Public Pension Fund Official, Public Pension Fund Advisor, or Public Pension Plan fiduciary, employee or advisor or a Relative of any such person.

Updated as of January 30, 2018