Mr. Gauvin is a Partner and Portfolio Manager of European Liquid Credit in the Ares Credit Group, where he is responsible for managing Ares' European CLO strategies. Additionally, Mr. Gauvin serves as a member of the Ares Credit Group's European Liquid Credit Investment Committee. Prior to joining Ares in 2011, Mr. Gauvin was a Partner and Managing Director at Indicus Advisors LLP. Previously, Mr. Gauvin was Head of the CDO Groups at BNP PARIBAS in Europe, where he founded and ran the leveraged loan investment management business. Previously, he was a Portfolio Manager for PARIBAS in the U.S. Mr. Gauvin holds an M.A. from Hautes Etudes Commerciales, Paris, in Business.