Mr. Kulhawik is a Principal in the Ares Finance, Accounting and Operations Department. Prior to joining Ares in 2019, Mr. Kulhawik was a Senior Operations Specialist at Silver Point Capital, where he focused on distressed debt and direct lending operations. Previously, Mr. Kulhawik was a Financial Controls Manager at Sculptor Capital Management (formerly Och-Ziff Capital Management). Mr. Kulhawik holds a B.A. from Assumption University in Accounting and an M.B.A. from Boston College's Carroll School of Management.