Ares Management Overview

  • Service
  • Lender

  • Year Founded
  • 1997

Year Founded

  • Professionals
  • 3,254


  • Financed Companies
  • 735

  • Financings
  • 1,159

  • Serviced Investors
  • 22

Ares Management General Information


Ares Management is a global alternative asset manager and SEC-registered investment adviser. Established in 1997, the firm pursues investment activities in leveraged loans, high-yield bonds, private debt, private equity, and other types of investments. The firm is headquartered in Los Angeles, California with offices across the United States, Europe, and Asia. Ares Management is made up of three different platforms, which are, Ares Private Equity Group, Ares Private Debt Group, and Cares Capital Markets Group. Ares Private Equity Group pursues opportunistic majority or shared-control investments, principally in under-capitalized middle-market companies. Ares Private Debt Group which is made up of Ares Capital Corporation and Ares Capital Europe provides integrated private debt and non-control equity financing solutions to the middle market. Ares Capital Markets Group invests in tradable securities, including broadly syndicated leveraged loans, high-yield bonds, and other fixed-income investments. The firm caters to industries such as rail, publishing, printing services, road, office services, and many others.

Contact Information

Year Founded
Service Provider Type
Corporate Office
  • 800 Corporate Pointe
  • Suite 300, Culver City
  • Los Angeles, CA 90230
  • United States
+1 (310) 000-0000

Ares Management Financings

Company Name Financing Date Debt/Deal Date Debt/Deal Amount
Amethyst Radiotherapy Group Jun 2024 00000 0000000
RSK Group Jun 2024 00000 0000000
Trader Jun 2024 00000 0000000
PowerSchool Group Jun 2024 00000 0000000
Majesco Jun 2024 00000 0000000
Majesco Jun 2024 00000 0000000
Grant Thornton May 2024 00000 0000000
Grant Thornton May 2024 00000 0000000
Higginbotham May 2024 00000 0000000
Anaplan May 2024 00000 0000000
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Ares Management Co-Lenders (737)

Lender Lender Type Lender Location Total Shared Financings Last Shared Financing
26North BDC Business Development Company New York, NY 1 000
3i Group Lender London, United Kingdom 0 000
40|86 Advisors Lender Carmel, IN 0 00000
Abbey National Commercial Bank London, United Kingdom 0 00.000
AB CarVal Lender Minneapolis, MN 0 00.00
ABN AMRO Bank Commercial Bank Amsterdam, Netherlands 0 00000
AB Private Credit Investors Lender Nashville, TN 0 00.00
AB Private Credit Investors Corp BDC Business Development Company Austin, TX 00 00.000
Abry Partners Lender Boston, MA 4 00.00
Adams Street Partners Lender Chicago, IL 7 00.00
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Ares Management Investment Preferences

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Ares Management Team (567)

Name Title Related Financings Office Contact
Michael Arougheti Co-Founder, Director, Chief Executive Officer, President 00 New York, NY
Christina Oh Partner, Deputy Chief Financial Officer, Treasurer & of Secondaries & Chief Financial Officer of Infrastructure Los Angeles, CA
Kevin Early Partner, European Chief Financial Officer & Global Direct Lending Private Funds London, United Kingdom
Jarrod Phillips Chief Financial Officer, Partner & Member of Executive Management Committee and Enterprise Risk Committee Los Angeles, CA
Heather Braun JD Managing Director & Chief Operating Officer of Ares Management Capital Markets Los Angeles, CA
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Ares Management Board Members (12)

Name Representing Role Since
Antoinette Bush JD Ares Management Board Member 000 0000
Antony Ressler Ares Management Co-Founder, Director & Executive Chairman 000 0000
Ashish Bhutani Ares Management Director 000 0000
Bennett Rosenthal Self Co-Founder, Director, Partner and Chairman of Private Equity Group 000 0000
Francisco Borges JD Ares Management Partner & Chairman, Ares Secondaries Group 000 0000
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Ares Management Subsidiaries (16)

Company Name Industry Location Founded
Ansley Park Capital Lender White Plains, NY 2024
Ares Strategic Income Fund BDC Business Development Company New York, NY 0000
Ares Commercial Real Estate Real Estate New York, NY 0000
SSG Capital Management PE/Buyout Hong Kong, Hong Kong 0000
BootstrapLabs Venture Capital San Francisco, CA 0000
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Ares Management FAQs

  • When was Ares Management founded?

    Ares Management was founded in 1997.

  • Who is the founder of Ares Management?

    Michael Arougheti, David Kaplan, and Bennett Rosenthal are the founders of Ares Management.

  • Who is the CEO of Ares Management?

    Michael Arougheti and David Kaplan are the CEOs of Ares Management.

  • Where is Ares Management headquartered?

    Ares Management is headquartered in Los Angeles, CA.

  • What is the size of Ares Management?

    Ares Management total number of employees/professionals is 3,254.

  • What service provider type is Ares Management?

    Ares Management's service provider type is Lender.

  • What companies has Ares Management invested in or acquired?

    Ares Management has invested in or acquired companies like Universal Refrigeration, RSK Group, and BootstrapLabs.

  • What are Ares Management subsidiaries?

    Ansley Park Capital, Ares Strategic Income Fund BDC, and Ares Commercial Real Estate are subsidiaries of Ares Management.

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