Mr. Chandrasekaran is a Vice President in the Ares Credit Group, where he focuses on alternative credit investments. Prior to joining Ares 2023, Mr. Chandrasekaran was a Vice President at Morgan Stanley, where he traded the non-agency mortgage backed securities and asset backed securities books. Previously, he was a Vice President and Trader at Deutsche Bank, where he traded commercial mortgage backed securities and consumer asset backed securities. Mr. Chandrasekaran holds a B.S. from the Georgia Institute of Technology in Economics.