Mr. Robinson is a Vice President in Ares Asia, where he is primarily responsible for identifying, assessing and executing transactions in Australia & New Zealand. Prior to joining Ares in 2023, Mr. Robinson was a Manager within the Private Equity Group of global consulting firm Bain & Company, where he led commercial due diligence and value creation planning efforts for many of the region's largest private equity funds. Previously, he was an Investment Associate at Crescent Capital Partners, one of the Australia's most established private equity fund managers, and also served on the Board of Directors for PRP Diagnostic Imaging and the Australian Institute of Business. Mr. Robinson holds a B.Sc. in Medical Science, specializing in Cell Pathology, Physiology and an M.Com. in Finance from the University of Sydney.