Mr. Donohoe is a Partner in the Ares Real Estate Group and Head of Real Estate Debt. He is also the Chief Executive Officer of Ares Commercial Real Estate Corporation. Additionally, Mr. Donohoe serves on the Ares Real Estate Group Global Investment Committee and Ares Real Estate Debt Investment Committee. Prior to joining Ares in 2019, Mr. Donohoe was a Managing Director for Commercial Real Estate Debt in AllianceBernstein's Real Estate Investment Group. Previously, Mr. Donohoe was a Senior Professional at Ranieri Real Estate Partners. In addition, Mr. Donohoe spent 10 years at Deutsche Bank, where he focused on originating, structuring and closing of first mortgage loans, B notes and mezzanine debt. Mr. Donohoe holds a B.A. from Middlebury College in Political Science.