Impact

A Better Alternative

As a leading alternative investment manager, Ares Management strives to be a catalyst for shared prosperity for its stakeholders and communities. Our ambition is to help make alternative investing in the private capital markets an engine for an inclusive and lower-carbon economy by engaging across our spheres of influence with the potential to touch thousands of companies in which we invest and the communities they serve.

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Underpinned By Our Core Values

 
Collaborative
Collaborative

We achieve
more together

Responsible
Responsible

We strive to be
a force for good

Entrepreneurial
Entrepreneurial

We innovate and build

Trustworthy
Trustworthy

We are dedicated stewards

Self-Aware
Self-Aware

We reflect and evolve

Channels Driving Change

ESG

Building on our core values, we are weaving sustainability further into the fabric of our business. We believe a clear and compelling sustainability vision is a pre-requisite to delivering our maximum positive impact.


DEI

Ares strives to maintain and consistently strengthen a diverse workforce that is inclusive of a variety of backgrounds and experiences. We value supporting every colleague as an individual.


Philanthropy

Ares seeks to make a meaningful difference through grants, opportunities for our team members to give and get involved, and corporate sponsorships. Our support of nonprofits demonstrates our core values in action globally.


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Our Objectives

Inclusive and Equitable Economy

  • Accelerate equality of access to economic opportunity to help people achieve their full potential
  • Support an increasingly diverse workforce and enrich our work environment

A Just Transition

  • Enable a transition to a low-carbon economy through investment in climate innovation
  • Support the expansion of a climate-resilient workforce

How We Scale Our Impact

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Use our core values to drive our impact priorities and inspire our long-term goals

Engage
Engage

Partner across our global portfolio companies, industry, and spheres of influence

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Evaluate

Rigorously measure outcomes to hold ourselves accountable, demonstrate our effectiveness, and share what works to empower others