Ares Insurance Solutions

Insurance Experience. Solutions Oriented. Platform Synergies.

Ares Insurance Solutions (“AIS”) is Ares Management's dedicated, in-house team that provides solutions to insurance clients, including: 

Value Proposition
Value Proposition
Measurable Objective

Asset Management 
  • Oversight and active management of investment plans
  • Strategic and tactical asset allocation development and execution
  • Investment risk management and analytics reporting 

Aim to Enhance Return on Capital

Capital Solutions
  • Capital and liability management across jurisdictions and regimes
  • Product pricing support
  • Investment portfolio optimization

Optimize Required Capital 

Corporate Development
  • Reinsurance origination and advisory
  • M&A origination and advisory
  • Strategic partnership formation 

Seek to Drive Growth and Manage Risk

Measurable Objective

Enhance Return on Capital

Optimize Required Capital

Drive Growth and Manage Risk

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Leveraging the more than 745 investment professionals across the firm’s investment groups, AIS creates tailored investment solutions that meet the bespoke objectives of our insurance clients. AIS strives to provide insurers with differentiated investment solutions with attractive risk- and capital- adjusted return profiles that fit within regulatory, rating agency and other counterparty guidelines.

Ares is an experienced and trusted partner to insurance clients. As of September 30, 2021, Ares managed approximately $37.4 billion of assets under management in various strategies on behalf of approximately 172 domestic and foreign insurance company clients in the life and property and casualty sectors.

Our Approach

Our insurance specialists utilize resources across the Ares platform to tailor and deliver goal-oriented solutions for our insurance partners.

AIS is overseen by an experienced management team with direct insurance industry experience in many areas directly applicable to AIS and our insurance company clients.  Members of the Ares team have previously held senior positions at leading insurers. 





Ares has announced an expansion of AIS through its launch of Aspida (“Aspida”). Aspida has recently acquired F&G Reinsurance Ltd, now Aspida Life Re Ltd, and has entered into an agreement to acquire Pavonia Life Insurance Company of Michigan. AIS will act as the dedicated investment manager, capital solutions and corporate development partner to Aspida, which will focus on the U.S. life and annuity insurance and reinsurance markets. AIS will provide key strategic advantages to Aspida, including insurance investment experience, differentiated asset origination, asset-liability and capital solutions and access to capital.

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To contact Ares Insurance Solutions, please reach out to one of the key contacts below:

Head of AIS
For inquiries regarding AIS, please contact:

David Reilly 

2000 Avenue of the Stars

Los Angeles, CA 90067 

Email:  [email protected]


AIS Investor Relations
For inquiries regarding AIS Investor Relations, please contact:

Molly Shulman 

245 Park Avenue

New York, NY 10167

Email:  [email protected]