Our Team

Ares Australia Management Team

Teiki Benveniste
Head of Ares Australia Management
Mr. Benveniste is the Head of Ares Australia Management and acts as a client portfolio manager for Australian investors.

Ares Portfolio Managers

Ares Global Credit Income Fund

Charles Arduini
Partner, Alternative Credit, Ares Management
Mr. Arduini is a Partner and Portfolio Manager in the Ares Credit Group, where he focuses on alternative credit investments. Mr. Arduini serves as a Vice President and Portfolio Manager for the Ares Dynamic Credit Allocation Fund, Inc. (NYSE:ARDC).
Seth Brufsky
Partner, Co-Head of Global Liquid Credit, Ares Management
Mr. Brufsky is a Partner in the Ares Credit Group, Co-Head of Global Liquid Credit, Portfolio Manager. Mr. Brufsky also serves as a Director, President, Chief Executive Officer and Portfolio Manager of the Ares Dynamic Credit Allocation Fund, Inc.
Samantha Milner
Partner, Global Liquid Credit, Ares Management
Ms. Milner is a Partner, Portfolio Manager and Head of U.S. Liquid Credit Research in the Ares Credit Group, where she is primarily responsible for managing Ares’ U.S. bank loan credit strategies.
Boris Okuliar
Partner, Co-Head of Global Liquid Credit , Ares Management
Mr. Okuliar is a Partner in the Ares Credit Group, Co-Head of Global Liquid Credit, Portfolio Manager. Additionally, he serves as a member of the Ares Credit Group’s European Liquid Credit and European Direct Lending Investment Committees.

Ares Diversified Credit Fund

Mitch Goldstein
Partner, Co-Head of Credit Group, Ares Management
Mr. Goldstein serves on the Ares Executive Management Committee. He additionally serves as Co-President of ARCC and Vice President and interested trustee of CION Ares Diversified Credit Fund.
Greg Margolies
Partner, Head of Markets, Ares Management
Mr. Margolies is a Partner in the Ares Credit Group and is Vice President of CION Ares Diversified Credit Fund.