Ms. Mancuso is a Managing Director and Trader in the Ares Credit Group. Prior to joining Ares in 2006, Ms. Mancuso was a Principal at Robertson Stephens, where she focused on NASDAQ market making and specialized in company buybacks and special situations. Previously, Ms. Mancuso was Vice President at NASDAQ Trading, where she focused on the retail and wireless communication sectors. Ms. Mancuso holds a B.A. from California State University in Business and Finance.