Mr. Maitland is a Senior Associate in the Ares Investor Relations Group, where he focuses on credit requests for proposals. Prior to joining Ares in 2017, Mr. Maitland was a Senior RFP Analyst at BNP Paribas Investment Partners, where he focused on writing investment proposals for fixed income, equity, and currency strategies. Previously, Mr. Maitland was an RFP Analyst at Allianz Global Investors France, where he focused on responding to requests for proposal from prospective and existing clients for a range of fixed income and equity products globally. Mr. Maitland holds a B.A. from Bowdoin College in Political Science and French, and an M.Sc. from the American University of Paris in Finance.