Mr. Lee is a Vice President in the Ares Compliance Group. Previously, Mr. Lee was Manager of the Ares Data Management Team in the Investment Operations Group. Prior to joining Ares in 2007, Mr. Lee worked for Countrywide Securities Corp., where he was responsible for cash management for the repo financing desk. Mr. Lee holds a B.A. from the University of California, Los Angeles in Economics and an M.B.A. from the University of Southern California, Marshall School of Business.