Ms. Perez is a Principal in the Corporate Accounting Group of the Ares Finance, Accounting and Operations Department. Prior to joining Ares in 2021, Ms. Perez was a Fund Director at CIM Group, where she led the Global Fund Team with a focus on LATAM. Previously, she was a Fund Administrator and Director of Citco's Financial Reporting Team in Singapore. In addition, Ms. Perez worked with Citigroup in Singapore and New York in the Citi Private Equity Services Group. She holds a B.S. from Baruch College/Zicklin School of Business in Accounting.