Kristen Lawler


Ms. Lawler is a Managing Director and Chief Accounting Officer, Secondaries in the Ares Finance and Accounting Department. Prior to joining Ares in 2021, she was a Director in Landmark's Operations Group, where she focused on financial controls, cash management, accounting, and reporting for Landmark's private equity and real estate investment funds and was involved in investor relations. Previously, Ms. Lawler was a Senior Auditor at Arthur Andersen. Ms. Lawler holds a B.S. from Babson College in Accounting and a CPA license.