Mr. Griffiths is a Partner in the Ares Secondary Solutions Quantitative Research Group. Prior to joining Ares in 2021, Mr. Griffiths was the Head of Quantitative Research at Landmark Partners, where he was responsible for quantitative analysis for Landmark Partners' private equity, real estate and infrastructure areas, including customer-oriented research, performance analysis and risk-management activities. Previously, Mr. Griffiths was head of Quantitative Research in the Private Equity Group at Goldman Sachs. In addition, he was an Aerospace Research Engineer at The Analytic Sciences Corporation (TASC) and Synetics Corporation, where he specialized in guidance, navigation and control. Mr. Griffiths holds B.S. and an M.S. in System Science from Michigan State University and a Ph.D. from Case Western Reserve University in Systems Engineering. He is a CFA® charterholder.