Mr. Ribchester is a Principal in the Ares Finance, Accounting and Operations Department. Prior to joining Ares in 2008, Mr. Ribchester was a Leveraged Loans Associate at KBC Financial Products, where he focused on Middle and Back Office CLO support. Previously, Mr. Ribchester was a Senior Credit Documentation Associate within the Credit Risk Group at Citigroup N.A. Mr. Ribchester holds a B.Sc. (Hons) from The University of Southampton in Geology.