Ares Taps Aghili as General Counsel, Weiner as Head of Public Policy

Ares Management has named Naseem Sagati Aghili as general counsel and secretary and Michael Weiner as head of public policy and legislative affairs.

Ares to Acquire Majority Interest in SSG Capital Holdings

Ares Holdings, a subsidiary of Ares Management, has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire a controlling interest in SSG Capital Holdings and its operating subsidiaries.

Etroy Joins Ares Management Private Equity Team

Stephane Etroy is joining Ares Management as a partner and head of European Private Equity.

Schechter Joins Ares Management as Head of Credit Trading

Michael Schechter has joined Ares Management as partner and head of credit trading.

Ares Closes $4.5 Billion in New U.S. Direct Lending Commitments in 3Q/19

Ares Management closed approximately $4.5 billion in commitments across 56 transactions in 3Q/19.

Alexander, Rosen Join Ares Alternative Credit/Financial Services Group

Kevin Alexander and Scott Rosen have joined Ares Management’s Credit Group to expand its focus on asset financing across alternative credit and the financial services industry.

Ares Commercial Finance Provides $32MM Facility to Confluence Outdoor

Ares Commercial Finance provided a $32 million senior secured revolving line of credit to Confluence Outdoor.

Ares Management Acquires HVAC Services Company CoolSys

Ares Management announced that a fund managed by its private equity group has acquired CoolSys, a refrigeration and HVAC services company, from Audax Private Equity. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed.

Ares Management Wins Multiple Industry Awards

Ares Management won five reader awards from two related industry publications, Private Debt Investor and Private Equity International.

Ares Management Ends 2018 with Strong Fourth Quarter

Ares Management reported its financial results for its fourth quarter and year ended December 31, 2018.