Mr. San Antonio is a Vice President in Ares Real Estate, where he focuses on U.S. real estate equity. Prior to joining Ares in 2020, Mr. San Antonio was a Senior Associate at Rockwood Capital, where he focused on acquisitions and asset management across a variety of asset classes. Previously, he was an Associate at CIM Group, where he focused on executing real estate investments for CIM's equity and mezzanine debt businesses. In addition, Mr. San Antonio worked at Credit Suisse in the Global Healthcare Investment Banking Group, where he focused on mergers and acquisitions and leveraged finance. He holds a B.S., with honors, from Lehigh University in Finance. Mr. San Antonio is a CFA® charterholder.