Mr. Lebar is a Principal in the Ares Real Estate Group, where he focuses on U.S. industrial real estate development and construction management. Prior to joining Ares in 2021, Mr. Lebar was a Vice President of Construction Management at Black Creek Group. Previously, he held senior level development and construction management positions with CA Ventures, Podolsky Circle Construction and First Industrial Realty Trust. Mr. Lebar holds a B.Sc. from Bradley University in Construction Management.