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Cornellians in Private Equity

Michael Roth

B.S. '05

Vice President
Ares Management LLC (New York, NY)

Background

Mr. Michael Roth, Mike, serves as a Vice President at Ares Capital Management LLC and Ares Management LLC. He joined Ares in June 2011 in the Private Debt Group. Mr. Roth served as Assistant Vice President of EIG Global Energy Partners, for three years, where he evaluated, structured and executed mezzanine debt transactions in the power generation sector. Mr. Roth began his career at JPMorgan – initially supporting the Investment Bank’s chief credit executive covering the Real Estate, Lodging and Gaming sectors, and more recently in the Structured Finance CLO Group where he oversaw the bank’s warehouse credit book exposure and helped manage over $9 billion in high yield securities.

Education

Mr. Roth received a B.S. in Applied Economics and Management from Cornell University.