Mr. Dieber is a Partner and Co-Head of Portfolio Management, U.S. Direct Lending, in the Ares Credit Group. Prior to joining Ares in 2008, Mr. Dieber was a Managing Director at Conway, Del Genio, Gries & Co., a financial advisory boutique with a focus in restructuring. Previously, Mr. Dieber was a Partner in the Restructuring Group at Ernst & Young LLP. Mr. Dieber began his career in the audit practice of Ernst & Young. He holds a B.S. in Economics from the University of Pennsylvania Wharton School.