Ares Management named Jeffrey Kramer as a portfolio manager in the firm’s capital markets group, where he will lead a “tactical expansion” of the firm’s structured credit business to include a broad range of consumer and commercial specialty finance related assets.
Kramer brings 26 years of experience in structured finance, specialty lending and asset securitization. He joins Ares from Goldman Sachs’ special situations group. In 2005, Kramer founded ReMark Capital Group, a buyer and lender of consumer finance assets, in partnership with Goldman Sachs. ReMark was fully integrated into Goldman Sachs in 2009.