Mr. LeRoy is a Partner in the Ares Credit Group, where he focuses on U.S. direct lending, including portfolio management. Prior to joining Ares in 2010, he was a Senior Manager in the Transaction Advisory Services Division of Ernst & Young, where he focused on valuation of equity and debt instruments. Mr. LeRoy began his career at PricewaterhouseCoopers. He holds a B.S. from Lehigh University in Industrial Engineering.