Mr. Soto is a Principal in the Ares Investor Relations Group, where he focuses on private equity secondaries product management and investor relations. Prior to joining Ares in 2021, Mr. Soto was an Associate at CVC Capital Partners, where he focused on fundraising and product management across the firm's credit strategies. Previously, Mr. Soto was an Analyst at Evercore in the Investment Banking Division as a member of the Financial Restructuring Team. Mr. Soto holds a B.A. from the University of Exeter in Business Economics.