Mr. Gurer is a Principal and Relationship Manager, Middle East, in the Ares Relationship Management Group. Prior to joining Ares in 2016, Mr. Gurer was a Director at Greenstone Equity Partners in Dubai, where he worked as the Middle East Placement Agent and Investor Relations Director for several global asset managers and focused on building strong relationships with institutional and private investors. Mr. Gurer holds a B.A. in International Relations and a B.A. in Economics from Boston University.