Mr. Lee is a Partner and Head of Asia Wealth Management Solutions within Ares Wealth Management Solutions, which oversees Ares' client management activities in the global wealth channel. Prior to joining Ares in 2022, Mr. Lee was a Managing Director and Global Head of Alternative Investments and Global Head of Discretionary Portfolio Management at HSBC Private Bank. Previously, he was the Chief Executive Officer of HSBC Alternative Investments Ltd. in the UK, which provided third-party hedge fund, private equity and real estate investment and research services to institutional and private bank clients. Mr. Lee holds a B.A. from Brown University in Political Science and an M.Sc. from the London School of Economics and Political Science in Comparative Politics.