Mr. Dillon is a Vice President in the Ares Credit Group, where he focuses on European direct lending. Prior to joining Ares in 2017, Mr. Dillon was a Senior Associate in the Mid-Market Private Equity team at the Commonwealth Bank of Australia, where he focused on the origination and execution of mid-market, sponsor-led leveraged financings. Previously, Mr. Dillon was a member of Deloitte's Transaction Services practice, where he focused on buy and sell-side due diligence, and investigating accountants reports ahead of IPOs. Mr. Dillon holds a B.Comm. from the University of New South Wales in Accounting. Mr. Dillon is a Chartered Accountant (CA ANZ).