Mr. Johnson is a Principal in the Ares Commercial Finance Operations Group. Prior to joining Ares in 2015, Mr. Johnson was a Credit Portfolio Manager at Regions Capital Markets, where he focused on counterparty risk management. Previously, Mr. Johnson was a Vice President at Wells Fargo Capital Finance, where he focused on new business underwriting for both domestic and international transactions. Mr. Johnson holds a B.B.A. from the Georgia State University in Finance.