Mr. Hashemi is a Vice President in the Ares Credit Group, where he focuses on alternative credit investments. Prior to joining Ares in 2018, Mr. Hashemi was an Analyst at Shawbrook Bank, where he focused on alternative finance origination. Previously, Mr. Hashemi was an Assistant Director at The Royal Bank of Scotland, where he worked on the financial institutions alternative finance team. Mr. Hashemi holds a B.A. (Hons) from The University of Warwick in Philosophy, Politics and Economics.