Mr. Parker is a Partner in the Ares Secondaries Group and serves as a member of the Ares Secondaries Group's Real Estate Investment Committee. Prior to joining Ares in 2021, he was a Partner in the Landmark Partners Real Estate Group, where he focused on the origination and execution of private equity real estate transactions and investor client relations across the United Kingdom, continental Europe and Asia Pacific. Previously, Mr. Parker was a Director of DTZ Investment Management Ltd, an FSA regulated subsidiary of DTZ Plc, now Cushman & Wakefield, where he was responsible for investment in direct and indirect real estate across Europe and Asia. Mr. Parker attended the University of Leeds and Cass Business School at City, University of London. He is a professional member of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (MRICS) and a member of the Investment Property Forum (IPF) in the United Kingdom, INREV, ANREV and ULI.