ACSF Our Team

Our Team

LOCATION
  • Atlanta
  • Los Angeles
  • New York
  • Washington D.C.

Name

First Name

Last Name

Role Title

Role Title

Location

Location

Steven Alexander

Managing Director, Ivy Hill Asset Management

New York

Steven

Alexander

Managing Director, Ivy Hill Asset Management

New York

 

Steven Alexander - Managing Director, Ivy Hill Asset Management

Mr. Alexander is a Managing Director of Ivy Hill Asset Management, where he has been employed since July 2010. Additionally, he serves as a member of the Ivy Hill Asset Management Investment Committee. Prior to joining Ares in 2010, Mr. Alexander was a Vice President in the Asset Management Group at Allied Capital Corporation upon its acquisition of the management contracts of Emporia Capital Management in March 2009. Previously, Mr. Alexander was a Co-Founder and Director at Emporia Capital Management, LLC, a middle market CLO platform, where he focused on overseeing underwriting, portfolio management and operations. In addition, Mr. Alexander was a Manager at PB (fka BHF) Capital Corporation, where he focused on underwriting and portfolio management of middle market loans. In addition, Mr. Alexander worked in Ernst & Young’s financial consulting unit, where he focused on mergers and acquisitions, capital raising opportunities and valuations. Mr. Alexander holds a B.S. from Yeshiva University and an M.B.A. from Columbia University.

Joshua Bloomstein

Vice President, Assistant Secretary

New York

Joshua

Bloomstein

Vice President, Assistant Secretary

New York

 

Joshua Bloomstein - Vice President, Assistant Secretary

Mr. Bloomstein serves as Vice President and Assistant Secretary of American Capital Senior Floating, Ltd. (NASDAQ:ACSF). Mr. Bloomstein also serves as Vice President and Assistant Secretary of Ivy Hill Asset Management, L.P. (“IHAM”), Vice President and Secretary of Ivy Hill Asset Management GP, LLC, IHAM’s General Partner and General Counsel, Vice President and Secretary of Ares Capital Corporation (NASDAQ:ARCC) and Vice President and Assistant Secretary of CION Ares Diversified Credit Fund. He joined Ares in November 2006 and currently serves as a Partner and Co-General Counsel (Credit) and Deputy General Counsel (Corporate) of Ares Management, and may from time to time serve as an officer, director or principal of entities affiliated with Ares Management or of investment funds managed by Ares Management and its affiliates. He is also a member of the Ares Enterprise Risk Committee. Prior to joining Ares, Mr. Bloomstein was an attorney with Latham & Watkins LLP specializing in leveraged buyouts and private equity investments as well as general partnership and corporate matters. Mr. Bloomstein graduated magna cum laude with a B.A. in Political Science from the State University of New York at Albany and received a J.D. degree, magna cum laude, from the University of Miami, where he was elected to the Order of the Coif.

Kevin Braddish

Director, President and Chief Executive Officer

New York

Kevin

Braddish

Director, President and Chief Executive Officer

New York

 

Kevin Braddish - Director, President and Chief Executive Officer

Mr. Braddish is a Director of and the President and Chief Executive Officer of American Capital Senior Floating, Ltd. (NASDAQ:ACSF). Mr Braddish is President and Head of Ivy Hill Asset L.P. (“IHAM”), where he has been employed since July 2010. Additionally, He is a Partner in the Ares Credit Group and a member of the Ivy Hill Asset Management Investment Committee. Prior to joining Ares in 2010, Mr. Braddish was a Founder and Chief Investment Officer of Emporia Capital Management, LLC. Previously, Mr. Braddish was a Managing Director and Group Head for Commercial Lending at PB Capital, where he focused on portfolio management. In addition, he was Managing Director of the Leveraged Finance Group, where he focused on the unit’s origination, underwriting and syndication of middle market loans to private equity groups. In addition, Mr. Braddish was a Senior Originator in the Commercial Finance Group of GE CapitalGroup. Mr. Braddish began his career at The Bank of New York, where he focused on a range of lending areas, including middle market lending and leveraged finance. Mr. Braddish holds a B.A. from The College of William & Mary in Business Administration and holds an M.B.A. from Adelphi University in Finance.

Kevin Braddish

President and Chief Executive Officer

New York

Kevin

Braddish

President and Chief Executive Officer

New York

 

Kevin Braddish - President and Chief Executive Officer

Mr. Braddish is a Director of and the President and Chief Executive Officer of American Capital Senior Floating, Ltd. (NASDAQ:ACSF). Mr Braddish is President and Head of Ivy Hill Asset L.P. (“IHAM”), where he has been employed since July 2010. Additionally, He is a Partner in the Ares Credit Group and a member of the Ivy Hill Asset Management Investment Committee. Prior to joining Ares in 2010, Mr. Braddish was a Founder and Chief Investment Officer of Emporia Capital Management, LLC. Previously, Mr. Braddish was a Managing Director and Group Head for Commercial Lending at PB Capital, where he focused on portfolio management. In addition, he was Managing Director of the Leveraged Finance Group, where he focused on the unit’s origination, underwriting and syndication of middle market loans to private equity groups. In addition, Mr. Braddish was a Senior Originator in the Commercial Finance Group of GE CapitalGroup. Mr. Braddish began his career at The Bank of New York, where he focused on a range of lending areas, including middle market lending and leveraged finance. Mr. Braddish holds a B.A. from The College of William & Mary in Business Administration and holds an M.B.A. from Adelphi University in Finance.

Shelly Cleary

Vice President, Portfolio Manager

New York

Shelly

Cleary

Vice President, Portfolio Manager

New York

 

Shelly Cleary - Vice President, Portfolio Manager

Ms. Cleary is a Vice President of and a Portfolio Manager of American Capital Senior Floating, Ltd. (NASDAQ:ACSF). She also serves as a Managing Director at Ivy Hill Asset Management, L.P. (“IHAM”), where she has been employed since July 2010. Additionally, Ms. Cleary serves as a member of the Ivy Hill Asset Management Investment Committee. Prior to joining Ares in 2008, Ms. Cleary was an Assistant Vice President at CIT Sponsor Finance, where she focused on evaluating new investment opportunities and performed credit due diligence on potential investment. Previously, Ms. Cleary was an Analyst at GE Global Sponsor Finance, where she completed GE’s Investment Analyst program. Ms. Cleary holds a B.A. from Franklin and Marshall College in Finance and Accounting.

Phyllis R. Caldwell

Director

Phyllis R.

Caldwell

Director

 

Phyllis R. Caldwell - Director

Phyllis R. Caldwell is a Director of American Capital Senior Floating, Ltd. (NASDAQ:ACSF), and is founder and managing member of Wroxton Civic Ventures LLC, which provides advisory services on various financial, housing and economic development matters and she is a former commercial bank executive.  Ms. Caldwell was also a senior official at the U.S. Department of the Treasury, responsible for oversight of the U.S. housing market stabilization, economic recovery and foreclosure prevention initiatives established through the Troubled Asset Relief Program, from 2009 to 2011.  From 2007 to 2009, Ms. Caldwell was the President of the Washington Area Women’s Foundation. Ms. Caldwell retired from Bank of America in 2007, after working for twenty years in various leadership positions in real estate and affordable housing finance.  During her tenure at Bank of America, Ms. Caldwell also managed the bank’s investments in community banks, loan funds and small business venture funds.  Ms. Caldwell also serves on the board of directors of Ocwen Financial Corporation (NYSE: OCN) and City First Bank of DC and has served on the boards of numerous non-profit organizations engaged in housing and community development finance.

Gil Crawford

Director (Lead Independent Director)

Gil

Crawford

Director (Lead Independent Director)

 

Gil Crawford - Director (Lead Independent Director)

Mr. Crawford is a Director of American Capital Senior Floating, Ltd. (NASDAQ:ACSF). Mr. Crawford has spent his career working with finance institutions across the globe on various capital markets transactions.  Since co-founding MicroVest Capital Management, LLC in 2003, Mr. Crawford has served as its Chief Executive Officer, responsible for leading MicroVest’s investment operations and strategy.  From 2000 to 2002, Mr. Crawford was a Senior Investment Officer in the Latin American Financial Markets Division of the International Finance Corporation.  From 1991 to 2000, Mr. Crawford was the founder and Executive Director of Seed Capital Development Fund, Ltd., a U.S. based firm involved in capitalizing start-up institutions primarily in Latin America, Asia and Africa.  Mr. Crawford has also served on the boards of several emerging market financial institutions, including Ecuador, Tunisia, Mongolia and Peru.

Carl Drake

Partner, Head of Public Investor Relations and Communications

Atlanta

Carl

Drake

Partner, Head of Public Investor Relations and Communications

Atlanta

 

Carl Drake - Partner, Head of Public Investor Relations and Communications

Mr. Drake is a Partner and Head of Public Investor Relations and Communications for Ares Management, Ares Capital Corporation, Ares Commercial Real Estate Corporation and American Capital Senior Floating, Ltd. He additionally serves as a member of the Ares Equity Income Opportunity Strategy Portfolio Review Committee and the Ares Operations Management Group. Prior to joining Ares in 2008, Mr. Drake was a Managing Director in the Equity Research Department of SunTrust Robinson Humphrey, where he focused on covering specialty finance companies including Business Development Companies ("BDCs"), and was a Vice President in the firm’s investment banking department. Previously, Mr. Drake was a Vice President at Creditanstalt Corporate Finance Inc., GE Capital Commercial Finance and Metropolitan Life. Mr. Drake holds a B.A. from Vanderbilt University in History and an M.B.A. from the Duke University Fuqua School of Business. Mr. Drake is a CFA® charterholder.

Ian Fitzgerald

General Counsel, Secretary and Vice President

New York

Ian

Fitzgerald

General Counsel, Secretary and Vice President

New York

 

Ian Fitzgerald - General Counsel, Secretary and Vice President

Mr. Fitzgerald is General Counsel, Secretary and Vice President of American Capital Senior Floating, Ltd. (NASDAQ:ACSF). He also serves as Vice President and Assistant Secretary of Ivy Hill Asset Management, L.P. (“IHAM”) and Vice President and Assistant Secretary of Ivy Hill Asset Management GP, LLC, IHAM’s General Partner. Additionally, Mr. Fitzgerald is a Principal and Associate General Counsel (Credit) in the Ares Legal Group, where he focuses on direct lending matters. Prior to joining Ares in 2010, Mr. Fitzgerald was an Associate in the Corporate Group at the law firm of Latham & Watkins, where he focused on corporate finance and general corporate and securities laws matters. Mr. Fitzgerald holds a B.S.B.A. from Bucknell University in Accounting and a J.D., cum laude, from the University of Texas at Austin.

Mitch Goldstein

Vice President

New York

Mitch

Goldstein

Vice President

New York

 

Mitch Goldstein - Vice President

Mr. Goldstein is Vice President of American Capital Senior Floating, Ltd. (NASDAQ:ACSF). Mr. Goldstein also serves as Vice President of Ivy Hill Asset Management, L.P. (“IHAM”), Vice President of Ivy Hill Asset Management GP, LLC, IHAM’s General Partner, Co-President of Ares Capital Corporation (NASDAQ: ARCC) and is a Vice President and interested trustee of CION Ares Diversified Credit Fund. Mr. Goldstein previously served as an Executive Vice President of ARCC from May 2013 to July 2014. He joined Ares in May 2005 and currently serves as a Partner and Co-Head of the Ares Credit Group and a member of the Management Committee of Ares Management, and may from time to time serve as an officer, director or principal of entities affiliated with Ares Management or of investment funds managed by Ares Management and its affiliates. Mr. Goldstein is a member of the Ares Credit Group's U.S. Direct Lending and Commercial Finance Investment Committees and the Ivy Hill Asset Management Investment Committee. Prior to joining Ares, Mr. Goldstein worked at Credit Suisse First Boston ("CSFB"), where he was a Managing Director in the Financial Sponsors Group. At CSFB, Mr. Goldstein was responsible for providing investment banking services to private equity funds and hedge funds with a focus on M&A and restructurings as well as capital raisings, including high yield, bank debt, mezzanine debt, and IPOs. Mr. Goldstein joined CSFB in 2000 at the completion of the merger with Donaldson, Lufkin & Jenrette. From 1998 to 2000, Mr. Goldstein was at Indosuez Capital, where he was a member of the Investment Committee and a Principal, responsible for originating, structuring and executing leveraged transactions across a broad range of products and asset classes. From 1993 to 1998, Mr. Goldstein worked at Bankers Trust. He also serves on the Board of Managers of Ivy Hill Asset Management GP, LLC. Mr. Goldstein graduated summa cum laude from the State University of New York at Binghamton with a B.S. in Accounting, received an M.B.A. from Columbia University's Graduate School of Business and is a Certified Public Accountant.

Larry K. Harvey

Director

Larry K.

Harvey

Director

 

Larry K. Harvey - Director

Mr. Harvey is a Director of American Capital Senior Floating, Ltd. (NASDAQ:ACSF) and has served as Chief Financial Officer of Playa Hotels & Resorts B.V. since April 2015.  From 2007 to 2013, he served as Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of Host Hotels & Resorts, Inc. (NYSE: HST) (“Host”) and served as its Treasurer from 2007 to 2010. From 2006 to 2007, Mr. Harvey served as Senior Vice President, Chief Accounting Officer of Host and from 2003 to 2006, he served as Host’s Senior Vice President and Corporate Controller. Prior to rejoining Host in 2003, he served as Chief Financial Officer of Barceló Crestline Corporation, formerly Crestline Capital Corporation. Prior to that, Mr. Harvey was Host’s Vice President of Corporate Accounting, before the spin-off of Crestline in 1998.

Miriam Krieger

Chief Compliance Officer

Washington D.C.

Miriam

Krieger

Chief Compliance Officer

Washington D.C.

 

Miriam Krieger - Chief Compliance Officer

Ms. Krieger serves as Chief Compliance Officer of American Capital Senior Floating, Ltd. (NASDAQ:ACSF). She also serves as Chief Compliance Officer of Ivy Hill Asset Management, L.P. (“IHAM”), Chief Compliance Officer and Vice President of Ivy Hill Asset Management GP, LLC, IHAM’s General Partner, and Chief Compliance Officer of Ares Capital Corporation (“ARCC”). She joined Ares in April 2010 and is a Managing Director and Deputy Chief Compliance Officer within the Ares Compliance Group. She may from time to time serve as an officer, director or principal of entities affiliated with Ares Management or of investment funds managed by Ares Management and its affiliates. From March 2008 until joining Ares, Ms. Krieger was Chief Compliance Officer and Corporate Secretary of Allied Capital Corporation, where she also served as Executive Vice President from August 2008 until April 2010 and as Senior Vice President from March 2008 to August 2008. Ms. Krieger also served as Senior Vice President and Chief Compliance Officer at MCG Capital Corporation, a publicly traded business development company, from 2006 to 2008 and Vice President and Assistant General Counsel from 2004 to 2006. From 2001 to 2004, Ms. Krieger was an associate in the Financial Services Group of the law firm of Sutherland Asbill & Brennan LLP. Ms. Krieger graduated with a B.A. in Economics and Political Science from Wellesley College and received a J.D. and an M.A. in Economics from Duke University.

Scott C. Lem

Chief Accounting Officer

Los Angeles

Scott C.

Lem

Chief Accounting Officer

Los Angeles

 

Scott C. Lem - Chief Accounting Officer

Mr. Lem serves as Chief Accounting Officer of American Capital Senior Floating, Ltd. (NASDAQ:ACSF). He also serves as Controller of Ivy Hill Asset Management, L.P. (“IHAM”), Controller and Treasurer of Ivy Hill Asset Management GP, LLC, IHAM’s General Partner, Chief Accounting Officer, Vice President and Treasurer of Ares Capital Corporation (NASDAQ:ARCC), Treasurer of Ares Dynamic Credit Allocation Fund, Inc. (NYSE:ARDC) and is Treasurer of CION Ares Diversified Credit Fund. Mr. Lem previously served as Assistant Treasurer of ARCC from May 2009 to May 2013. Additionally, Mr. Lem is a Managing Director and Chief Accounting Officer, Credit (Direct Lending) in the Ares Finance Department. He may from time to time serve as an officer, director or principal of entities affiliated with Ares Management or of investment funds managed by Ares Management and its affiliates. From July 2003 to December 2008, Mr. Lem served as Controller of Ares Management. Prior to joining Ares in July 2003, Mr. Lem was with Ernst & Young LLP and Arthur Andersen LLP, most recently as a Senior Associate conducting audits for clients across several industries including entertainment, hospitality and real estate. Mr. Lem graduated summa cum laude with a B.S. in Accounting from the University of Southern California's Leventhal School of Accounting and summa cum laude with a B.S. in Business Administration from the University of Southern California's Marshall School of Business. Mr. Lem has also received an M.B.A. in Finance from UCLA's Anderson School of Management. Mr. Lem is a Certified Public Accountant (Inactive).

Veronica Mendiola

Vice President, Public IR & Communications

New York

Veronica

Mendiola

Vice President, Public IR & Communications

New York

 

Veronica Mendiola - Vice President, Public IR & Communications

Ms. Mendiola is a Vice President in the Ares Public IR and Corporate Communications Group, where she focuses on public investor relations. Prior to joining Ares in 2014, Ms. Mendiola was a Banker at J.P. Morgan Private Bank. Previously, Ms. Mendiola was an Associate at Barclays Capital, where she focused on investment banking. In addition, she was an Analyst at Lehman Brothers, where she focused on investment banking. Ms. Mendiola holds a B.A. from Williams College in English and Political Science and an M.B.A. from the University of Pennsylvania Wharton School of Business in Management.

Penni Roll

Chief Financial Officer

New York

Penni

Roll

Chief Financial Officer

New York

 

Penni Roll - Chief Financial Officer

Ms. Roll serves as the Chief Financial Officer of American Capital Senior Floating, Ltd. (NASDAQ:ACSF), the Ares Credit Group, Ares Capital Corporation (NASDAQ:ARCC), Ares Dynamic Credit Allocation Fund, Inc. (NYSE:ARDC) and CION Ares Diversified Credit Fund. She is also Chief Financial Officer, Vice President and Treasurer of Ivy Hill Asset Management, L.P. (“IHAM”) and Chief Financial Officer of Ivy Hill Asset Management GP, LLC, IHAM’s General Partner, where she also serves on the Board of Managers. She joined Ares in April 2010 and now serves as Partner—Chief Financial Officer of Ares Credit Group. She may additionally from time to time serve as an officer, director or principal of entities affiliated with Ares Management or of investment funds managed by Ares Management and its affiliates. Prior to joining Ares Management, Ms. Roll served as Chief Financial Officer of Allied Capital Corporation from 1998 until April 2010. Ms. Roll joined Allied Capital Corporation in 1995 as its Controller after serving as a Manager in KPMG LLP's financial services practice. Ms. Roll graduated magna cum laude with a B.S.B.A. in Accounting from West Virginia University.

Stephanie Setyadi

Managing Director, Ivy Hill Asset Management

New York

Stephanie

Setyadi

Managing Director, Ivy Hill Asset Management

New York

 

Stephanie Setyadi - Managing Director, Ivy Hill Asset Management

Ms. Setyadi is a Managing Director at Ivy Hill Asset Management, where she has been employed since July 2010. Additionally, Ms. Setyadi serves as a member of the Ivy Hill Asset Management Investment Committee. Prior to joining Ares in 2009, she was an Associate at Credit Suisse, where she focused on working with leveraged loan asset managers to structure and execute CLO transactions. Previously, Ms. Setyadi was a member of the Research Associate program at The Vanguard Group, where she focused on supporting senior credit analysts covering various industrial sectors. Ms. Setyadi holds a B.S., summa cum laude, from Cornell University in Applied Economics and Management and is a CFA® charterholder.

Name

First Name

Last Name

Role Title

Role Title

Location

Location

Kevin Braddish

Director, President and Chief Executive Officer

New York

Kevin

Braddish

Director, President and Chief Executive Officer

New York

 

Kevin Braddish - Director, President and Chief Executive Officer

Mr. Braddish is a Director of and the President and Chief Executive Officer of American Capital Senior Floating, Ltd. (NASDAQ:ACSF). Mr Braddish is President and Head of Ivy Hill Asset L.P. (“IHAM”), where he has been employed since July 2010. Additionally, He is a Partner in the Ares Credit Group and a member of the Ivy Hill Asset Management Investment Committee. Prior to joining Ares in 2010, Mr. Braddish was a Founder and Chief Investment Officer of Emporia Capital Management, LLC. Previously, Mr. Braddish was a Managing Director and Group Head for Commercial Lending at PB Capital, where he focused on portfolio management. In addition, he was Managing Director of the Leveraged Finance Group, where he focused on the unit’s origination, underwriting and syndication of middle market loans to private equity groups. In addition, Mr. Braddish was a Senior Originator in the Commercial Finance Group of GE CapitalGroup. Mr. Braddish began his career at The Bank of New York, where he focused on a range of lending areas, including middle market lending and leveraged finance. Mr. Braddish holds a B.A. from The College of William & Mary in Business Administration and holds an M.B.A. from Adelphi University in Finance.

Phyllis R. Caldwell

Director

Phyllis R.

Caldwell

Director

 

Phyllis R. Caldwell - Director

Phyllis R. Caldwell is a Director of American Capital Senior Floating, Ltd. (NASDAQ:ACSF), and is founder and managing member of Wroxton Civic Ventures LLC, which provides advisory services on various financial, housing and economic development matters and she is a former commercial bank executive.  Ms. Caldwell was also a senior official at the U.S. Department of the Treasury, responsible for oversight of the U.S. housing market stabilization, economic recovery and foreclosure prevention initiatives established through the Troubled Asset Relief Program, from 2009 to 2011.  From 2007 to 2009, Ms. Caldwell was the President of the Washington Area Women’s Foundation. Ms. Caldwell retired from Bank of America in 2007, after working for twenty years in various leadership positions in real estate and affordable housing finance.  During her tenure at Bank of America, Ms. Caldwell also managed the bank’s investments in community banks, loan funds and small business venture funds.  Ms. Caldwell also serves on the board of directors of Ocwen Financial Corporation (NYSE: OCN) and City First Bank of DC and has served on the boards of numerous non-profit organizations engaged in housing and community development finance.

Gil Crawford

Director (Lead Independent Director)

Gil

Crawford

Director (Lead Independent Director)

 

Gil Crawford - Director (Lead Independent Director)

Mr. Crawford is a Director of American Capital Senior Floating, Ltd. (NASDAQ:ACSF). Mr. Crawford has spent his career working with finance institutions across the globe on various capital markets transactions.  Since co-founding MicroVest Capital Management, LLC in 2003, Mr. Crawford has served as its Chief Executive Officer, responsible for leading MicroVest’s investment operations and strategy.  From 2000 to 2002, Mr. Crawford was a Senior Investment Officer in the Latin American Financial Markets Division of the International Finance Corporation.  From 1991 to 2000, Mr. Crawford was the founder and Executive Director of Seed Capital Development Fund, Ltd., a U.S. based firm involved in capitalizing start-up institutions primarily in Latin America, Asia and Africa.  Mr. Crawford has also served on the boards of several emerging market financial institutions, including Ecuador, Tunisia, Mongolia and Peru.

Larry K. Harvey

Director

Larry K.

Harvey

Director

 

Larry K. Harvey - Director

Mr. Harvey is a Director of American Capital Senior Floating, Ltd. (NASDAQ:ACSF) and has served as Chief Financial Officer of Playa Hotels & Resorts B.V. since April 2015.  From 2007 to 2013, he served as Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of Host Hotels & Resorts, Inc. (NYSE: HST) (“Host”) and served as its Treasurer from 2007 to 2010. From 2006 to 2007, Mr. Harvey served as Senior Vice President, Chief Accounting Officer of Host and from 2003 to 2006, he served as Host’s Senior Vice President and Corporate Controller. Prior to rejoining Host in 2003, he served as Chief Financial Officer of Barceló Crestline Corporation, formerly Crestline Capital Corporation. Prior to that, Mr. Harvey was Host’s Vice President of Corporate Accounting, before the spin-off of Crestline in 1998.

Name

First Name

Last Name

Role Title

Role Title

Location

Location

Joshua Bloomstein

Vice President, Assistant Secretary

New York

Joshua

Bloomstein

Vice President, Assistant Secretary

New York

 

Joshua Bloomstein - Vice President, Assistant Secretary

Mr. Bloomstein serves as Vice President and Assistant Secretary of American Capital Senior Floating, Ltd. (NASDAQ:ACSF). Mr. Bloomstein also serves as Vice President and Assistant Secretary of Ivy Hill Asset Management, L.P. (“IHAM”), Vice President and Secretary of Ivy Hill Asset Management GP, LLC, IHAM’s General Partner and General Counsel, Vice President and Secretary of Ares Capital Corporation (NASDAQ:ARCC) and Vice President and Assistant Secretary of CION Ares Diversified Credit Fund. He joined Ares in November 2006 and currently serves as a Partner and Co-General Counsel (Credit) and Deputy General Counsel (Corporate) of Ares Management, and may from time to time serve as an officer, director or principal of entities affiliated with Ares Management or of investment funds managed by Ares Management and its affiliates. He is also a member of the Ares Enterprise Risk Committee. Prior to joining Ares, Mr. Bloomstein was an attorney with Latham & Watkins LLP specializing in leveraged buyouts and private equity investments as well as general partnership and corporate matters. Mr. Bloomstein graduated magna cum laude with a B.A. in Political Science from the State University of New York at Albany and received a J.D. degree, magna cum laude, from the University of Miami, where he was elected to the Order of the Coif.

Kevin Braddish

President and Chief Executive Officer

New York

Kevin

Braddish

President and Chief Executive Officer

New York

 

Kevin Braddish - President and Chief Executive Officer

Mr. Braddish is a Director of and the President and Chief Executive Officer of American Capital Senior Floating, Ltd. (NASDAQ:ACSF). Mr Braddish is President and Head of Ivy Hill Asset L.P. (“IHAM”), where he has been employed since July 2010. Additionally, He is a Partner in the Ares Credit Group and a member of the Ivy Hill Asset Management Investment Committee. Prior to joining Ares in 2010, Mr. Braddish was a Founder and Chief Investment Officer of Emporia Capital Management, LLC. Previously, Mr. Braddish was a Managing Director and Group Head for Commercial Lending at PB Capital, where he focused on portfolio management. In addition, he was Managing Director of the Leveraged Finance Group, where he focused on the unit’s origination, underwriting and syndication of middle market loans to private equity groups. In addition, Mr. Braddish was a Senior Originator in the Commercial Finance Group of GE CapitalGroup. Mr. Braddish began his career at The Bank of New York, where he focused on a range of lending areas, including middle market lending and leveraged finance. Mr. Braddish holds a B.A. from The College of William & Mary in Business Administration and holds an M.B.A. from Adelphi University in Finance.

Shelly Cleary

Vice President, Portfolio Manager

New York

Shelly

Cleary

Vice President, Portfolio Manager

New York

 

Shelly Cleary - Vice President, Portfolio Manager

Ms. Cleary is a Vice President of and a Portfolio Manager of American Capital Senior Floating, Ltd. (NASDAQ:ACSF). She also serves as a Managing Director at Ivy Hill Asset Management, L.P. (“IHAM”), where she has been employed since July 2010. Additionally, Ms. Cleary serves as a member of the Ivy Hill Asset Management Investment Committee. Prior to joining Ares in 2008, Ms. Cleary was an Assistant Vice President at CIT Sponsor Finance, where she focused on evaluating new investment opportunities and performed credit due diligence on potential investment. Previously, Ms. Cleary was an Analyst at GE Global Sponsor Finance, where she completed GE’s Investment Analyst program. Ms. Cleary holds a B.A. from Franklin and Marshall College in Finance and Accounting.

Ian Fitzgerald

General Counsel, Secretary and Vice President

New York

Ian

Fitzgerald

General Counsel, Secretary and Vice President

New York

 

Ian Fitzgerald - General Counsel, Secretary and Vice President

Mr. Fitzgerald is General Counsel, Secretary and Vice President of American Capital Senior Floating, Ltd. (NASDAQ:ACSF). He also serves as Vice President and Assistant Secretary of Ivy Hill Asset Management, L.P. (“IHAM”) and Vice President and Assistant Secretary of Ivy Hill Asset Management GP, LLC, IHAM’s General Partner. Additionally, Mr. Fitzgerald is a Principal and Associate General Counsel (Credit) in the Ares Legal Group, where he focuses on direct lending matters. Prior to joining Ares in 2010, Mr. Fitzgerald was an Associate in the Corporate Group at the law firm of Latham & Watkins, where he focused on corporate finance and general corporate and securities laws matters. Mr. Fitzgerald holds a B.S.B.A. from Bucknell University in Accounting and a J.D., cum laude, from the University of Texas at Austin.

Mitch Goldstein

Vice President

New York

Mitch

Goldstein

Vice President

New York

 

Mitch Goldstein - Vice President

Mr. Goldstein is Vice President of American Capital Senior Floating, Ltd. (NASDAQ:ACSF). Mr. Goldstein also serves as Vice President of Ivy Hill Asset Management, L.P. (“IHAM”), Vice President of Ivy Hill Asset Management GP, LLC, IHAM’s General Partner, Co-President of Ares Capital Corporation (NASDAQ: ARCC) and is a Vice President and interested trustee of CION Ares Diversified Credit Fund. Mr. Goldstein previously served as an Executive Vice President of ARCC from May 2013 to July 2014. He joined Ares in May 2005 and currently serves as a Partner and Co-Head of the Ares Credit Group and a member of the Management Committee of Ares Management, and may from time to time serve as an officer, director or principal of entities affiliated with Ares Management or of investment funds managed by Ares Management and its affiliates. Mr. Goldstein is a member of the Ares Credit Group's U.S. Direct Lending and Commercial Finance Investment Committees and the Ivy Hill Asset Management Investment Committee. Prior to joining Ares, Mr. Goldstein worked at Credit Suisse First Boston ("CSFB"), where he was a Managing Director in the Financial Sponsors Group. At CSFB, Mr. Goldstein was responsible for providing investment banking services to private equity funds and hedge funds with a focus on M&A and restructurings as well as capital raisings, including high yield, bank debt, mezzanine debt, and IPOs. Mr. Goldstein joined CSFB in 2000 at the completion of the merger with Donaldson, Lufkin & Jenrette. From 1998 to 2000, Mr. Goldstein was at Indosuez Capital, where he was a member of the Investment Committee and a Principal, responsible for originating, structuring and executing leveraged transactions across a broad range of products and asset classes. From 1993 to 1998, Mr. Goldstein worked at Bankers Trust. He also serves on the Board of Managers of Ivy Hill Asset Management GP, LLC. Mr. Goldstein graduated summa cum laude from the State University of New York at Binghamton with a B.S. in Accounting, received an M.B.A. from Columbia University's Graduate School of Business and is a Certified Public Accountant.

Miriam Krieger

Chief Compliance Officer

Washington D.C.

Miriam

Krieger

Chief Compliance Officer

Washington D.C.

 

Miriam Krieger - Chief Compliance Officer

Ms. Krieger serves as Chief Compliance Officer of American Capital Senior Floating, Ltd. (NASDAQ:ACSF). She also serves as Chief Compliance Officer of Ivy Hill Asset Management, L.P. (“IHAM”), Chief Compliance Officer and Vice President of Ivy Hill Asset Management GP, LLC, IHAM’s General Partner, and Chief Compliance Officer of Ares Capital Corporation (“ARCC”). She joined Ares in April 2010 and is a Managing Director and Deputy Chief Compliance Officer within the Ares Compliance Group. She may from time to time serve as an officer, director or principal of entities affiliated with Ares Management or of investment funds managed by Ares Management and its affiliates. From March 2008 until joining Ares, Ms. Krieger was Chief Compliance Officer and Corporate Secretary of Allied Capital Corporation, where she also served as Executive Vice President from August 2008 until April 2010 and as Senior Vice President from March 2008 to August 2008. Ms. Krieger also served as Senior Vice President and Chief Compliance Officer at MCG Capital Corporation, a publicly traded business development company, from 2006 to 2008 and Vice President and Assistant General Counsel from 2004 to 2006. From 2001 to 2004, Ms. Krieger was an associate in the Financial Services Group of the law firm of Sutherland Asbill & Brennan LLP. Ms. Krieger graduated with a B.A. in Economics and Political Science from Wellesley College and received a J.D. and an M.A. in Economics from Duke University.

Scott C. Lem

Chief Accounting Officer

Los Angeles

Scott C.

Lem

Chief Accounting Officer

Los Angeles

 

Scott C. Lem - Chief Accounting Officer

Mr. Lem serves as Chief Accounting Officer of American Capital Senior Floating, Ltd. (NASDAQ:ACSF). He also serves as Controller of Ivy Hill Asset Management, L.P. (“IHAM”), Controller and Treasurer of Ivy Hill Asset Management GP, LLC, IHAM’s General Partner, Chief Accounting Officer, Vice President and Treasurer of Ares Capital Corporation (NASDAQ:ARCC), Treasurer of Ares Dynamic Credit Allocation Fund, Inc. (NYSE:ARDC) and is Treasurer of CION Ares Diversified Credit Fund. Mr. Lem previously served as Assistant Treasurer of ARCC from May 2009 to May 2013. Additionally, Mr. Lem is a Managing Director and Chief Accounting Officer, Credit (Direct Lending) in the Ares Finance Department. He may from time to time serve as an officer, director or principal of entities affiliated with Ares Management or of investment funds managed by Ares Management and its affiliates. From July 2003 to December 2008, Mr. Lem served as Controller of Ares Management. Prior to joining Ares in July 2003, Mr. Lem was with Ernst & Young LLP and Arthur Andersen LLP, most recently as a Senior Associate conducting audits for clients across several industries including entertainment, hospitality and real estate. Mr. Lem graduated summa cum laude with a B.S. in Accounting from the University of Southern California's Leventhal School of Accounting and summa cum laude with a B.S. in Business Administration from the University of Southern California's Marshall School of Business. Mr. Lem has also received an M.B.A. in Finance from UCLA's Anderson School of Management. Mr. Lem is a Certified Public Accountant (Inactive).

Penni Roll

Chief Financial Officer

New York

Penni

Roll

Chief Financial Officer

New York

 

Penni Roll - Chief Financial Officer

Ms. Roll serves as the Chief Financial Officer of American Capital Senior Floating, Ltd. (NASDAQ:ACSF), the Ares Credit Group, Ares Capital Corporation (NASDAQ:ARCC), Ares Dynamic Credit Allocation Fund, Inc. (NYSE:ARDC) and CION Ares Diversified Credit Fund. She is also Chief Financial Officer, Vice President and Treasurer of Ivy Hill Asset Management, L.P. (“IHAM”) and Chief Financial Officer of Ivy Hill Asset Management GP, LLC, IHAM’s General Partner, where she also serves on the Board of Managers. She joined Ares in April 2010 and now serves as Partner—Chief Financial Officer of Ares Credit Group. She may additionally from time to time serve as an officer, director or principal of entities affiliated with Ares Management or of investment funds managed by Ares Management and its affiliates. Prior to joining Ares Management, Ms. Roll served as Chief Financial Officer of Allied Capital Corporation from 1998 until April 2010. Ms. Roll joined Allied Capital Corporation in 1995 as its Controller after serving as a Manager in KPMG LLP's financial services practice. Ms. Roll graduated magna cum laude with a B.S.B.A. in Accounting from West Virginia University.

Name

First Name

Last Name

Role Title

Role Title

Location

Location

Steven Alexander

Managing Director, Ivy Hill Asset Management

New York

Steven

Alexander

Managing Director, Ivy Hill Asset Management

New York

 

Steven Alexander - Managing Director, Ivy Hill Asset Management

Mr. Alexander is a Managing Director of Ivy Hill Asset Management, where he has been employed since July 2010. Additionally, he serves as a member of the Ivy Hill Asset Management Investment Committee. Prior to joining Ares in 2010, Mr. Alexander was a Vice President in the Asset Management Group at Allied Capital Corporation upon its acquisition of the management contracts of Emporia Capital Management in March 2009. Previously, Mr. Alexander was a Co-Founder and Director at Emporia Capital Management, LLC, a middle market CLO platform, where he focused on overseeing underwriting, portfolio management and operations. In addition, Mr. Alexander was a Manager at PB (fka BHF) Capital Corporation, where he focused on underwriting and portfolio management of middle market loans. In addition, Mr. Alexander worked in Ernst & Young’s financial consulting unit, where he focused on mergers and acquisitions, capital raising opportunities and valuations. Mr. Alexander holds a B.S. from Yeshiva University and an M.B.A. from Columbia University.

Carl Drake

Partner, Head of Public Investor Relations and Communications

Atlanta

Carl

Drake

Partner, Head of Public Investor Relations and Communications

Atlanta

 

Carl Drake - Partner, Head of Public Investor Relations and Communications

Mr. Drake is a Partner and Head of Public Investor Relations and Communications for Ares Management, Ares Capital Corporation, Ares Commercial Real Estate Corporation and American Capital Senior Floating, Ltd. He additionally serves as a member of the Ares Equity Income Opportunity Strategy Portfolio Review Committee and the Ares Operations Management Group. Prior to joining Ares in 2008, Mr. Drake was a Managing Director in the Equity Research Department of SunTrust Robinson Humphrey, where he focused on covering specialty finance companies including Business Development Companies ("BDCs"), and was a Vice President in the firm’s investment banking department. Previously, Mr. Drake was a Vice President at Creditanstalt Corporate Finance Inc., GE Capital Commercial Finance and Metropolitan Life. Mr. Drake holds a B.A. from Vanderbilt University in History and an M.B.A. from the Duke University Fuqua School of Business. Mr. Drake is a CFA® charterholder.

Veronica Mendiola

Vice President, Public IR & Communications

New York

Veronica

Mendiola

Vice President, Public IR & Communications

New York

 

Veronica Mendiola - Vice President, Public IR & Communications

Ms. Mendiola is a Vice President in the Ares Public IR and Corporate Communications Group, where she focuses on public investor relations. Prior to joining Ares in 2014, Ms. Mendiola was a Banker at J.P. Morgan Private Bank. Previously, Ms. Mendiola was an Associate at Barclays Capital, where she focused on investment banking. In addition, she was an Analyst at Lehman Brothers, where she focused on investment banking. Ms. Mendiola holds a B.A. from Williams College in English and Political Science and an M.B.A. from the University of Pennsylvania Wharton School of Business in Management.

Stephanie Setyadi

Managing Director, Ivy Hill Asset Management

New York

Stephanie

Setyadi

Managing Director, Ivy Hill Asset Management

New York

 

Stephanie Setyadi - Managing Director, Ivy Hill Asset Management

Ms. Setyadi is a Managing Director at Ivy Hill Asset Management, where she has been employed since July 2010. Additionally, Ms. Setyadi serves as a member of the Ivy Hill Asset Management Investment Committee. Prior to joining Ares in 2009, she was an Associate at Credit Suisse, where she focused on working with leveraged loan asset managers to structure and execute CLO transactions. Previously, Ms. Setyadi was a member of the Research Associate program at The Vanguard Group, where she focused on supporting senior credit analysts covering various industrial sectors. Ms. Setyadi holds a B.S., summa cum laude, from Cornell University in Applied Economics and Management and is a CFA® charterholder.

Name

First Name

Last Name

Role Title

Role Title

Location

Location

Steven Alexander

Managing Director, Ivy Hill Asset Management

New York

Steven

Alexander

Managing Director, Ivy Hill Asset Management

New York

 

Steven Alexander - Managing Director, Ivy Hill Asset Management

Mr. Alexander is a Managing Director of Ivy Hill Asset Management, where he has been employed since July 2010. Additionally, he serves as a member of the Ivy Hill Asset Management Investment Committee. Prior to joining Ares in 2010, Mr. Alexander was a Vice President in the Asset Management Group at Allied Capital Corporation upon its acquisition of the management contracts of Emporia Capital Management in March 2009. Previously, Mr. Alexander was a Co-Founder and Director at Emporia Capital Management, LLC, a middle market CLO platform, where he focused on overseeing underwriting, portfolio management and operations. In addition, Mr. Alexander was a Manager at PB (fka BHF) Capital Corporation, where he focused on underwriting and portfolio management of middle market loans. In addition, Mr. Alexander worked in Ernst & Young’s financial consulting unit, where he focused on mergers and acquisitions, capital raising opportunities and valuations. Mr. Alexander holds a B.S. from Yeshiva University and an M.B.A. from Columbia University.

Joshua Bloomstein

Vice President, Assistant Secretary

New York

Joshua

Bloomstein

Vice President, Assistant Secretary

New York

 

Joshua Bloomstein - Vice President, Assistant Secretary

Mr. Bloomstein serves as Vice President and Assistant Secretary of American Capital Senior Floating, Ltd. (NASDAQ:ACSF). Mr. Bloomstein also serves as Vice President and Assistant Secretary of Ivy Hill Asset Management, L.P. (“IHAM”), Vice President and Secretary of Ivy Hill Asset Management GP, LLC, IHAM’s General Partner and General Counsel, Vice President and Secretary of Ares Capital Corporation (NASDAQ:ARCC) and Vice President and Assistant Secretary of CION Ares Diversified Credit Fund. He joined Ares in November 2006 and currently serves as a Partner and Co-General Counsel (Credit) and Deputy General Counsel (Corporate) of Ares Management, and may from time to time serve as an officer, director or principal of entities affiliated with Ares Management or of investment funds managed by Ares Management and its affiliates. He is also a member of the Ares Enterprise Risk Committee. Prior to joining Ares, Mr. Bloomstein was an attorney with Latham & Watkins LLP specializing in leveraged buyouts and private equity investments as well as general partnership and corporate matters. Mr. Bloomstein graduated magna cum laude with a B.A. in Political Science from the State University of New York at Albany and received a J.D. degree, magna cum laude, from the University of Miami, where he was elected to the Order of the Coif.

Kevin Braddish

Director, President and Chief Executive Officer

New York

Kevin

Braddish

Director, President and Chief Executive Officer

New York

 

Kevin Braddish - Director, President and Chief Executive Officer

Mr. Braddish is a Director of and the President and Chief Executive Officer of American Capital Senior Floating, Ltd. (NASDAQ:ACSF). Mr Braddish is President and Head of Ivy Hill Asset L.P. (“IHAM”), where he has been employed since July 2010. Additionally, He is a Partner in the Ares Credit Group and a member of the Ivy Hill Asset Management Investment Committee. Prior to joining Ares in 2010, Mr. Braddish was a Founder and Chief Investment Officer of Emporia Capital Management, LLC. Previously, Mr. Braddish was a Managing Director and Group Head for Commercial Lending at PB Capital, where he focused on portfolio management. In addition, he was Managing Director of the Leveraged Finance Group, where he focused on the unit’s origination, underwriting and syndication of middle market loans to private equity groups. In addition, Mr. Braddish was a Senior Originator in the Commercial Finance Group of GE CapitalGroup. Mr. Braddish began his career at The Bank of New York, where he focused on a range of lending areas, including middle market lending and leveraged finance. Mr. Braddish holds a B.A. from The College of William & Mary in Business Administration and holds an M.B.A. from Adelphi University in Finance.

Kevin Braddish

President and Chief Executive Officer

New York

Kevin

Braddish

President and Chief Executive Officer

New York

 

Kevin Braddish - President and Chief Executive Officer

Mr. Braddish is a Director of and the President and Chief Executive Officer of American Capital Senior Floating, Ltd. (NASDAQ:ACSF). Mr Braddish is President and Head of Ivy Hill Asset L.P. (“IHAM”), where he has been employed since July 2010. Additionally, He is a Partner in the Ares Credit Group and a member of the Ivy Hill Asset Management Investment Committee. Prior to joining Ares in 2010, Mr. Braddish was a Founder and Chief Investment Officer of Emporia Capital Management, LLC. Previously, Mr. Braddish was a Managing Director and Group Head for Commercial Lending at PB Capital, where he focused on portfolio management. In addition, he was Managing Director of the Leveraged Finance Group, where he focused on the unit’s origination, underwriting and syndication of middle market loans to private equity groups. In addition, Mr. Braddish was a Senior Originator in the Commercial Finance Group of GE CapitalGroup. Mr. Braddish began his career at The Bank of New York, where he focused on a range of lending areas, including middle market lending and leveraged finance. Mr. Braddish holds a B.A. from The College of William & Mary in Business Administration and holds an M.B.A. from Adelphi University in Finance.

Shelly Cleary

Vice President, Portfolio Manager

New York

Shelly

Cleary

Vice President, Portfolio Manager

New York

 

Shelly Cleary - Vice President, Portfolio Manager

Ms. Cleary is a Vice President of and a Portfolio Manager of American Capital Senior Floating, Ltd. (NASDAQ:ACSF). She also serves as a Managing Director at Ivy Hill Asset Management, L.P. (“IHAM”), where she has been employed since July 2010. Additionally, Ms. Cleary serves as a member of the Ivy Hill Asset Management Investment Committee. Prior to joining Ares in 2008, Ms. Cleary was an Assistant Vice President at CIT Sponsor Finance, where she focused on evaluating new investment opportunities and performed credit due diligence on potential investment. Previously, Ms. Cleary was an Analyst at GE Global Sponsor Finance, where she completed GE’s Investment Analyst program. Ms. Cleary holds a B.A. from Franklin and Marshall College in Finance and Accounting.

Phyllis R. Caldwell

Director

Phyllis R.

Caldwell

Director

 

Phyllis R. Caldwell - Director

Phyllis R. Caldwell is a Director of American Capital Senior Floating, Ltd. (NASDAQ:ACSF), and is founder and managing member of Wroxton Civic Ventures LLC, which provides advisory services on various financial, housing and economic development matters and she is a former commercial bank executive.  Ms. Caldwell was also a senior official at the U.S. Department of the Treasury, responsible for oversight of the U.S. housing market stabilization, economic recovery and foreclosure prevention initiatives established through the Troubled Asset Relief Program, from 2009 to 2011.  From 2007 to 2009, Ms. Caldwell was the President of the Washington Area Women’s Foundation. Ms. Caldwell retired from Bank of America in 2007, after working for twenty years in various leadership positions in real estate and affordable housing finance.  During her tenure at Bank of America, Ms. Caldwell also managed the bank’s investments in community banks, loan funds and small business venture funds.  Ms. Caldwell also serves on the board of directors of Ocwen Financial Corporation (NYSE: OCN) and City First Bank of DC and has served on the boards of numerous non-profit organizations engaged in housing and community development finance.

Gil Crawford

Director (Lead Independent Director)

Gil

Crawford

Director (Lead Independent Director)

 

Gil Crawford - Director (Lead Independent Director)

Mr. Crawford is a Director of American Capital Senior Floating, Ltd. (NASDAQ:ACSF). Mr. Crawford has spent his career working with finance institutions across the globe on various capital markets transactions.  Since co-founding MicroVest Capital Management, LLC in 2003, Mr. Crawford has served as its Chief Executive Officer, responsible for leading MicroVest’s investment operations and strategy.  From 2000 to 2002, Mr. Crawford was a Senior Investment Officer in the Latin American Financial Markets Division of the International Finance Corporation.  From 1991 to 2000, Mr. Crawford was the founder and Executive Director of Seed Capital Development Fund, Ltd., a U.S. based firm involved in capitalizing start-up institutions primarily in Latin America, Asia and Africa.  Mr. Crawford has also served on the boards of several emerging market financial institutions, including Ecuador, Tunisia, Mongolia and Peru.

Carl Drake

Partner, Head of Public Investor Relations and Communications

Atlanta

Carl

Drake

Partner, Head of Public Investor Relations and Communications

Atlanta

 

Carl Drake - Partner, Head of Public Investor Relations and Communications

Mr. Drake is a Partner and Head of Public Investor Relations and Communications for Ares Management, Ares Capital Corporation, Ares Commercial Real Estate Corporation and American Capital Senior Floating, Ltd. He additionally serves as a member of the Ares Equity Income Opportunity Strategy Portfolio Review Committee and the Ares Operations Management Group. Prior to joining Ares in 2008, Mr. Drake was a Managing Director in the Equity Research Department of SunTrust Robinson Humphrey, where he focused on covering specialty finance companies including Business Development Companies ("BDCs"), and was a Vice President in the firm’s investment banking department. Previously, Mr. Drake was a Vice President at Creditanstalt Corporate Finance Inc., GE Capital Commercial Finance and Metropolitan Life. Mr. Drake holds a B.A. from Vanderbilt University in History and an M.B.A. from the Duke University Fuqua School of Business. Mr. Drake is a CFA® charterholder.

Ian Fitzgerald

General Counsel, Secretary and Vice President

New York

Ian

Fitzgerald

General Counsel, Secretary and Vice President

New York

 

Ian Fitzgerald - General Counsel, Secretary and Vice President

Mr. Fitzgerald is General Counsel, Secretary and Vice President of American Capital Senior Floating, Ltd. (NASDAQ:ACSF). He also serves as Vice President and Assistant Secretary of Ivy Hill Asset Management, L.P. (“IHAM”) and Vice President and Assistant Secretary of Ivy Hill Asset Management GP, LLC, IHAM’s General Partner. Additionally, Mr. Fitzgerald is a Principal and Associate General Counsel (Credit) in the Ares Legal Group, where he focuses on direct lending matters. Prior to joining Ares in 2010, Mr. Fitzgerald was an Associate in the Corporate Group at the law firm of Latham & Watkins, where he focused on corporate finance and general corporate and securities laws matters. Mr. Fitzgerald holds a B.S.B.A. from Bucknell University in Accounting and a J.D., cum laude, from the University of Texas at Austin.

Mitch Goldstein

Vice President

New York

Mitch

Goldstein

Vice President

New York

 

Mitch Goldstein - Vice President

Mr. Goldstein is Vice President of American Capital Senior Floating, Ltd. (NASDAQ:ACSF). Mr. Goldstein also serves as Vice President of Ivy Hill Asset Management, L.P. (“IHAM”), Vice President of Ivy Hill Asset Management GP, LLC, IHAM’s General Partner, Co-President of Ares Capital Corporation (NASDAQ: ARCC) and is a Vice President and interested trustee of CION Ares Diversified Credit Fund. Mr. Goldstein previously served as an Executive Vice President of ARCC from May 2013 to July 2014. He joined Ares in May 2005 and currently serves as a Partner and Co-Head of the Ares Credit Group and a member of the Management Committee of Ares Management, and may from time to time serve as an officer, director or principal of entities affiliated with Ares Management or of investment funds managed by Ares Management and its affiliates. Mr. Goldstein is a member of the Ares Credit Group's U.S. Direct Lending and Commercial Finance Investment Committees and the Ivy Hill Asset Management Investment Committee. Prior to joining Ares, Mr. Goldstein worked at Credit Suisse First Boston ("CSFB"), where he was a Managing Director in the Financial Sponsors Group. At CSFB, Mr. Goldstein was responsible for providing investment banking services to private equity funds and hedge funds with a focus on M&A and restructurings as well as capital raisings, including high yield, bank debt, mezzanine debt, and IPOs. Mr. Goldstein joined CSFB in 2000 at the completion of the merger with Donaldson, Lufkin & Jenrette. From 1998 to 2000, Mr. Goldstein was at Indosuez Capital, where he was a member of the Investment Committee and a Principal, responsible for originating, structuring and executing leveraged transactions across a broad range of products and asset classes. From 1993 to 1998, Mr. Goldstein worked at Bankers Trust. He also serves on the Board of Managers of Ivy Hill Asset Management GP, LLC. Mr. Goldstein graduated summa cum laude from the State University of New York at Binghamton with a B.S. in Accounting, received an M.B.A. from Columbia University's Graduate School of Business and is a Certified Public Accountant.

Larry K. Harvey

Director

Larry K.

Harvey

Director

 

Larry K. Harvey - Director

Mr. Harvey is a Director of American Capital Senior Floating, Ltd. (NASDAQ:ACSF) and has served as Chief Financial Officer of Playa Hotels & Resorts B.V. since April 2015.  From 2007 to 2013, he served as Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of Host Hotels & Resorts, Inc. (NYSE: HST) (“Host”) and served as its Treasurer from 2007 to 2010. From 2006 to 2007, Mr. Harvey served as Senior Vice President, Chief Accounting Officer of Host and from 2003 to 2006, he served as Host’s Senior Vice President and Corporate Controller. Prior to rejoining Host in 2003, he served as Chief Financial Officer of Barceló Crestline Corporation, formerly Crestline Capital Corporation. Prior to that, Mr. Harvey was Host’s Vice President of Corporate Accounting, before the spin-off of Crestline in 1998.

Miriam Krieger

Chief Compliance Officer

Washington D.C.

Miriam

Krieger

Chief Compliance Officer

Washington D.C.

 

Miriam Krieger - Chief Compliance Officer

Ms. Krieger serves as Chief Compliance Officer of American Capital Senior Floating, Ltd. (NASDAQ:ACSF). She also serves as Chief Compliance Officer of Ivy Hill Asset Management, L.P. (“IHAM”), Chief Compliance Officer and Vice President of Ivy Hill Asset Management GP, LLC, IHAM’s General Partner, and Chief Compliance Officer of Ares Capital Corporation (“ARCC”). She joined Ares in April 2010 and is a Managing Director and Deputy Chief Compliance Officer within the Ares Compliance Group. She may from time to time serve as an officer, director or principal of entities affiliated with Ares Management or of investment funds managed by Ares Management and its affiliates. From March 2008 until joining Ares, Ms. Krieger was Chief Compliance Officer and Corporate Secretary of Allied Capital Corporation, where she also served as Executive Vice President from August 2008 until April 2010 and as Senior Vice President from March 2008 to August 2008. Ms. Krieger also served as Senior Vice President and Chief Compliance Officer at MCG Capital Corporation, a publicly traded business development company, from 2006 to 2008 and Vice President and Assistant General Counsel from 2004 to 2006. From 2001 to 2004, Ms. Krieger was an associate in the Financial Services Group of the law firm of Sutherland Asbill & Brennan LLP. Ms. Krieger graduated with a B.A. in Economics and Political Science from Wellesley College and received a J.D. and an M.A. in Economics from Duke University.

Scott C. Lem

Chief Accounting Officer

Los Angeles

Scott C.

Lem

Chief Accounting Officer

Los Angeles

 

Scott C. Lem - Chief Accounting Officer

Mr. Lem serves as Chief Accounting Officer of American Capital Senior Floating, Ltd. (NASDAQ:ACSF). He also serves as Controller of Ivy Hill Asset Management, L.P. (“IHAM”), Controller and Treasurer of Ivy Hill Asset Management GP, LLC, IHAM’s General Partner, Chief Accounting Officer, Vice President and Treasurer of Ares Capital Corporation (NASDAQ:ARCC), Treasurer of Ares Dynamic Credit Allocation Fund, Inc. (NYSE:ARDC) and is Treasurer of CION Ares Diversified Credit Fund. Mr. Lem previously served as Assistant Treasurer of ARCC from May 2009 to May 2013. Additionally, Mr. Lem is a Managing Director and Chief Accounting Officer, Credit (Direct Lending) in the Ares Finance Department. He may from time to time serve as an officer, director or principal of entities affiliated with Ares Management or of investment funds managed by Ares Management and its affiliates. From July 2003 to December 2008, Mr. Lem served as Controller of Ares Management. Prior to joining Ares in July 2003, Mr. Lem was with Ernst & Young LLP and Arthur Andersen LLP, most recently as a Senior Associate conducting audits for clients across several industries including entertainment, hospitality and real estate. Mr. Lem graduated summa cum laude with a B.S. in Accounting from the University of Southern California's Leventhal School of Accounting and summa cum laude with a B.S. in Business Administration from the University of Southern California's Marshall School of Business. Mr. Lem has also received an M.B.A. in Finance from UCLA's Anderson School of Management. Mr. Lem is a Certified Public Accountant (Inactive).

Veronica Mendiola

Vice President, Public IR & Communications

New York

Veronica

Mendiola

Vice President, Public IR & Communications

New York

 

Veronica Mendiola - Vice President, Public IR & Communications

Ms. Mendiola is a Vice President in the Ares Public IR and Corporate Communications Group, where she focuses on public investor relations. Prior to joining Ares in 2014, Ms. Mendiola was a Banker at J.P. Morgan Private Bank. Previously, Ms. Mendiola was an Associate at Barclays Capital, where she focused on investment banking. In addition, she was an Analyst at Lehman Brothers, where she focused on investment banking. Ms. Mendiola holds a B.A. from Williams College in English and Political Science and an M.B.A. from the University of Pennsylvania Wharton School of Business in Management.

Penni Roll

Chief Financial Officer

New York

Penni

Roll

Chief Financial Officer

New York

 

Penni Roll - Chief Financial Officer

Ms. Roll serves as the Chief Financial Officer of American Capital Senior Floating, Ltd. (NASDAQ:ACSF), the Ares Credit Group, Ares Capital Corporation (NASDAQ:ARCC), Ares Dynamic Credit Allocation Fund, Inc. (NYSE:ARDC) and CION Ares Diversified Credit Fund. She is also Chief Financial Officer, Vice President and Treasurer of Ivy Hill Asset Management, L.P. (“IHAM”) and Chief Financial Officer of Ivy Hill Asset Management GP, LLC, IHAM’s General Partner, where she also serves on the Board of Managers. She joined Ares in April 2010 and now serves as Partner—Chief Financial Officer of Ares Credit Group. She may additionally from time to time serve as an officer, director or principal of entities affiliated with Ares Management or of investment funds managed by Ares Management and its affiliates. Prior to joining Ares Management, Ms. Roll served as Chief Financial Officer of Allied Capital Corporation from 1998 until April 2010. Ms. Roll joined Allied Capital Corporation in 1995 as its Controller after serving as a Manager in KPMG LLP's financial services practice. Ms. Roll graduated magna cum laude with a B.S.B.A. in Accounting from West Virginia University.

Stephanie Setyadi

Managing Director, Ivy Hill Asset Management

New York

Stephanie

Setyadi

Managing Director, Ivy Hill Asset Management

New York

 

Stephanie Setyadi - Managing Director, Ivy Hill Asset Management

Ms. Setyadi is a Managing Director at Ivy Hill Asset Management, where she has been employed since July 2010. Additionally, Ms. Setyadi serves as a member of the Ivy Hill Asset Management Investment Committee. Prior to joining Ares in 2009, she was an Associate at Credit Suisse, where she focused on working with leveraged loan asset managers to structure and execute CLO transactions. Previously, Ms. Setyadi was a member of the Research Associate program at The Vanguard Group, where she focused on supporting senior credit analysts covering various industrial sectors. Ms. Setyadi holds a B.S., summa cum laude, from Cornell University in Applied Economics and Management and is a CFA® charterholder.