Ms. Kichkova is a Principal and Controller in the Ares Finance, Accounting and Operations Department. Prior to joining Ares in 2013, Ms. Kichkova was an Associate Director at GlobeOp Financial Services. Previously, she was a Financial Controller at Palmer Capital Partners. Ms. Kichkova holds a B.S. from the University of National and World Economy in Accounting and Control. She is also a fellow member of the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA).