Ms. Schneider is a Managing Director within Ares Wealth Management Solutions, which oversees Ares' client management activities in the global wealth channel. Prior to joining Ares in 2022, Ms. Schneider was an Executive Vice President on the Global Wealth Management Team at PIMCO, where she worked with registered investment advisors, multi-family offices as well as research and discretionary platforms at broker-dealers and banks. Additionally, she focused on business development for all product and vehicle offerings. Previously, Ms. Schneider was an Analyst in the Global Investment Opportunities Group at J.P. Morgan Private Bank. Ms. Schneider holds a B.A., cum laude, from the University of Pennsylvania in Philosophy, Politics and Economics and an M.B.A. from Columbia Business School.