Mr. Tyszka is a Managing Director in the Ares Credit Group, where he focuses on alternative credit investments. Prior to joining Ares in 2011, Mr. Tyszka was a Director and Founding Member of the alternative Credit Group at Indicus Advisors LLP, where he focused on building a risk surveillance platform to monitor the CLO market. Previously, Mr. Tyszka was a Director in the Risk Management Group at TIAA-CREF. In addition, Mr. Tyszka was an Analyst in the municipal finance industry. Mr. Tyszka began his career at CDI Corporation, where he was contracted to Lockheed Martin Systems Integration as an Associate Systems Engineer. Mr. Tyszka holds a B.S. from the Honors College at Michigan State University in Mathematics. He also holds an M.S. from Michigan State University in Materials Science and Engineering and an M.S. from the New York University Courant Institute in Mathematics of Finance.