Mr. Mehlman is a Partner in the Ares Secondaries Group, where he focuses on real estate secondaries. He also serves on the Landmark Infrastructure and Real Estate Secondaries Investment Committees. Prior to joining Ares in 2021, he was a Partner in the Landmark Partners Real Estate Group, where he focused on transaction origination, valuation and negotiation of real estate secondary transactions and primary fund investments. Previously, Mr. Mehlman was a Vice President at Equitable Real Estate Investment Management, where he managed a diversified portfolio of commercial real estate investments owned by Prime Property Fund, the firm's flagship open-end real estate fund. Mr. Mehlman is a member of the Urban Land Institute and the Pension Real Estate Association and has taught courses on portfolio asset management for Johns Hopkins University and other institutions. He is a member of the Development Committee of the Mark Twain House & Museum. Mr. Mehlman holds a B.A. in Visual and Environmental Studies and an M.Arch. from Harvard University. He is a CFA® charterholder.