Ralph Eissler

New York

Mr. Eissler is a Principal in the Ares Secondary Solutions Group, where he focuses on private equity secondaries. Prior to joining Ares in 2021, Mr. Eissler was a Director at Landmark Partners, where he worked with Landmark's Chief Compliance Officer on implementing, building and enforcing Landmark's compliance program, focusing on matters relating to Landmark's Quantitative Research Group. Previously, Mr. Eissler worked as a private equity attorney with Linklaters LLP and Kirkland & Ellis LLP, and as an economist for the European Commission, Brussels, in the internal market directorate covering topics including financial regulation. Mr. Eissler began his career as an Associate in the Corporate and Private Funds Groups at Simpson Thacher & Bartlett LLP. Mr. Eissler holds the German equivalent of a J.D. as well as an M.S. in Economics, both from the University of Konstanz, Germany, an L.L.M. from NYU School of Law and the German equivalent of a Ph.D. ("Dr. jur.") from the University of Konstanz, Germany in Law. Mr. Eissler is a CFA® charterholder.