Mr. Late is a Managing Director in the Ares Credit Group, where he focuses on European credit. Prior to joining Ares in 2017, Mr. Late was a Director in High-Yield Trading in Global Markets at Deutsche Bank AG, where he focused on credit-specific trading and investment opportunities. Previously, Mr. Late was an Executive Director in High-Yield Trading at Nomura PLC. In addition, Mr. Late was a Director at Brookfield Investment Management, where he focused on credit analysis and investment and served on the Investment Committee for its European High-Yield investment funds. Mr. Late holds a B.S. from the University of Southern California in Chemical Engineering with an emphasis in Petroleum Engineering and an M.B.A from the Columbia Business School in Finance. Mr. Late also completed coursework at the London School of Economics.