Deployment Across Cycles.
Our Private Equity Group has achieved compelling risk-adjusted investment returns for a diversified and growing group of high profile limited partners and has approximately $34.6 billion of assets under management via its Corporate Private Equity, Special Opportunities and other strategies as of March 31, 2023.
The Private Equity Group offers both control and non-control Equity, Debt and Hybrid Capital Solutions for middle market companies mainly in North America and Europe. Our investment professionals have demonstrated an ability to actively deploy capital in a disciplined manner in both benign and dislocated market environments.
Our team focuses on helping drive shared long-term success for our portfolio companies, limited partners and shareholders, while also emphasizing strong downside protection.
Our Global Reach
1000 Louisiana Street
Houston, TX 77002
T. (713) 527.2121
800 Corporate Pointe
Culver City, CA 90230
T. (310) 921-7200
2000 Avenue of the Stars
Los Angeles, CA 90067
T. (310) 201-4100
245 Park Avenue
New York, NY 10167
T. (212) 710-2100
437 Madison Avenue
New York, New York 10022
T. (212) 858-9760
10 New Burlington Street
London, W1S 3BE
T. +44 (0) 20-7434-6400
7 Air Street
London, W1B 5AD
+44 20 7343 4450
12 Cours Albert 1er.
T. +33 (0) 17039 4150
40/F, Gloucester Tower, The Landmark
15 Queens Road Central, Central
T. +852 3909 8888
Unit 3702, Park Place Office Building
1601 West Nan Jing Road
T. +8621 6186 5200
Ares Private Equity
Equity, debt and hybrid solutions provided to growth-oriented middle market businesses
Los Angeles, Houston, New York, London, Paris, Shanghai, Hong Kong
Primary Areas of Focus
For control or significant influence growth buyouts and distressed; non-control healthy special situations, stressed and distressed
Types of Investments
Common equity, Preferred equity, Convertible securities, Term loans, Bonds
Our flagship corporate opportunities seek to invest in high-quality middle market companies in our core industries - Healthcare, Services, Industrials and Consumer - across North America and Europe, where we can utilize our extensive growth-oriented investing experience, proprietary Value Creation System and our ability to flex into distressed investing in an effort to generate predictable alpha across market environments.
Our special opportunities funds target private and public market debt and non-control equity investments in healthy, stressed and distressed companies undergoing transformational change.
Private Equity Group Leadership
To reach our Private Equity leadership, please contact:
Co-Head of Private Equity
Co-Head of Private Equity & Head of Special Opportunities
Private Equity Investor Relations
For inquiries regarding Private Equity investor relations, please contact:
Tel: (212) 808-1115
Email: [email protected]
General Email: [email protected]