Mr. Park is a Partner in the Ares Credit Group, where he is responsible for leading sponsor finance in the Western U.S. for Ares' U.S. Direct Lending business. Prior to joining Ares in 2008, Mr. Park was an Associate in the Leveraged Finance Origination Group and Debt Capital Markets Group of Credit Suisse, where he focused on financings for leveraged buyouts and general corporate refinancings, as well as investment grade bond transactions. Mr. Park holds a B.A. in Economics from Carleton College.