Mr. Prasad is an Associate in the Ares Investor Relations Group, where he focuses on credit investor relations. Prior to joining Ares in 2021, Mr. Prasad was an Associate at JP Morgan, where he focused on investor services within the global securities services business. Previously, Mr. Prasad was a Relationship Manager in Corporate Banking at ICICI Bank. In addition, Mr. Prasad was an Assistant Manager in Trade and Treasury Services at Citibank. Mr. Prasad holds a B.Tech. from National Institute of Technology Karnataka (NITK) Surathkal in Mechanical Engineering and an M.B.A. from the Indian Institute of Management (IIM) Ranchi in Finance.