Mr. Iqbal is an Associate in the Ares Investor Relations Group, where he focuses on real estate investor relations. Prior to joining Ares in 2022, Mr. Iqbal was an Associate at Oaktree Capital Management, where he focused on European private equity and private debt product management and investor relations. Previously, Mr. Iqbal was an Analyst at Aberdeen Standard Investments, where he focused on portfolio management in multi-asset and private markets investment teams. Mr. Iqbal holds an M.A. from the University of Glasgow in Politics.