Bennett Rosenthal

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Bennett Rosenthal

Co-Chairman of Ares Capital Corporation; Co-Founder and Partner of Ares and Chairman of Ares Private Equity Group

Los Angeles

Mr. Rosenthal is a Co-Founder, Director and Partner of Ares Management Corporation and Chairman of the Ares Private Equity Group. He is a member of the Ares Executive Management Committee and the Ares Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Council. Mr. Rosenthal additionally serves as the Co-Chairman of the Board of Directors of Ares Capital Corporation (ARCC). Mr. Rosenthal is also a member of the Ares Private Equity Group's Corporate Opportunities, Special Opportunities, Energy Opportunities, and Extended Value Investment Committees and the Ares Sports, Media and Entertainment Investment Committee. Mr. Rosenthal joined Ares in 1998 from Merrill Lynch & Co., Inc. where he served as a Managing Director in the Global Leveraged Finance Group. He currently serves on the boards of directors for the parent entities of CHG Healthcare, City Ventures, Duly Health and Care (f/k/a DuPage Medical Group), LaserAway, Press Ganey, TAG - The Aspen Group, TricorBraun and Unified Women's Healthcare. Mr. Rosenthal's previous board of directors' experience includes the parent entities of Hanger, Jacuzzi Brands, Maidenform Brands, National Veterinary Associates, Nortek, Serta/Simmons, The AZEK Company and other private companies. Mr. Rosenthal is the Lead Managing Owner and a Director of the Los Angeles Football Club, where he also serves on the board of the LAFC Foundation. Mr. Rosenthal also currently serves as Chair of the Graduate Executive Board at The Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania. Mr. Rosenthal holds a B.S., summa cum laude, in Economics and an M.B.A., with distinction, from the University of Pennsylvania's Wharton School of Business.