David B. Kaplan net worth and biography

David Kaplan Biography and Net Worth

Insider of Ares Management
Mr. Kaplan is a Co-Founder, Director and Partner of Ares Management Corporation and Co-Chairman of the Ares Private Equity Group. He is a member of the Ares Executive Management Committee and on the Ares Private Equity Group's Corporate Opportunities, Asia Private Equity and Special Opportunities Investment Committees. Additionally, Mr. Kaplan is the Co-Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Ares Acquisition Corporation ("AAC"). Mr. Kaplan joined Ares in 2003 from Shelter Capital Partners, LLC, where he was a Senior Principal from June 2000 to April 2003. From 1991 through 2000, Mr. Kaplan was a Senior Partner of Apollo Management, L.P. and its affiliates, during which time he completed multiple private equity investments from origination through exit. Prior to Apollo Management, L.P., Mr. Kaplan was a member of the Investment Banking Department at Donaldson, Lufkin & Jenrette Securities Corp. Mr. Kaplan currently serves on the supervisory board of directors of MYT Netherlands Parent B.V., the parent entity of Mytheresa GmbH. Mr. Kaplan also serves as a member of the boards of directors of Guitar Center Holdings, Inc. and Number Holdings, Inc. and as the Chairman of the board of directors of the parent entity of Cooper's Hawk Winery & Restaurants. Mr. Kaplan's previous public company board experience includes Floor and Décor Holdings, Inc., Maidenform Brands, Inc., where he served as the company's Chairman, GNC Holdings, Inc., Dominick's Supermarkets, Inc., Stream Global Services, Inc., Orchard Supply Hardware Stores Corporation, Smart & Final, Inc. and Allied Waste Industries Inc. Mr. Kaplan also currently serves as the Vice Chairman of the Board of Directors of Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, a non-profit hospital, and on the President's Advisory Group of the University of Michigan. Mr. Kaplan graduated with High Distinction, Beta Gamma Sigma, from the University of Michigan with a Bachelor of Business Administration Degree, concentrating in Finance.

How do I contact David B. Kaplan?

The corporate mailing address for Mr. Kaplan and other Ares Management executives is 2000 AVE OF THE STARS 12TH FLOOR, LOS ANGELES CA, 90067. Ares Management can also be reached via phone at (310) 201-4100 and via email at [email protected] Learn More on David B. Kaplan's contact information.

Has David B. Kaplan been buying or selling shares of Ares Management?

David B. Kaplan has not been actively trading shares of Ares Management over the course of the past ninety days. Learn More on David B. Kaplan's trading history.

Who are Ares Management's active insiders?

Ares Management's insider roster includes Michael Arougheti (CEO), Antoinette Bush (Director), R. Deveer (Insider), David Kaplan (Insider), Michael McFerran (CFO), Antony Ressler (Chairman), Bennett Rosenthal (Insider), and Aghili Sagati (General Counsel). Learn More on Ares Management's active insiders.

Are insiders buying or selling shares of Ares Management?

In the last twelve months, Ares Management insiders bought shares 20 times. They purchased a total of 8,706,492 shares worth more than $85,604,376.84. In the last twelve months, insiders at the asset manager sold shares 14 times. They sold a total of 1,463,480 shares worth more than $116,636,433.36. The most recent insider tranaction occured on February, 3rd when Chairman Antony P Ressler sold 94,211 shares worth more than $8,020,182.43. Insiders at Ares Management own 47.4% of the company. Learn More about insider trades at Ares Management.

Information on this page was last updated on 2/3/2023.

David B. Kaplan Insider Trading History at Ares Management

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Ares Management Company Overview

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Ares Management Corp. is engaged in providing investment management and consultancy services. It operates through the following segments: Credit Group, Private Equity Group and Real Estate Group. The Credit Group segment offers credit strategies across the liquid and illiquid spectrum, including syndicated bank loans, high yield bonds, credit opportunities, special situations, asset-backed investments and U.S. and European direct lending. The Credit Group provides solutions for traditional fixed income investors seeking to access the syndicated bank loan and high yield bond markets and capitalize on opportunities across traded corporate credit. It additionally provides investors access to directly originated fixed and floating rate credit assets and the ability to capitalize on illiquidity premiums across the credit spectrum. The Private Equity Group segment manages shared control investments in corporate private equity funds. The Real Estate Group segment provides debt, mortgage loans, and equity capital to borrowers, property owners, and real estate developers. The company was founded by Michael J. Arougheti, David B. Kaplan, John H. Kissick, Antony P. Ressler, and Bennett Rosent
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Now: $85.03
Low: $83.07
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MA: $73.89
Low: $66.32
High: $85.03

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871,416 shs

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$25.01 billion

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