Ares Insurance Solutions

Insurance Experience. Solutions Oriented. Platform Synergies.

Ares Insurance Solutions (“AIS”) is Ares Management's dedicated, in-house team that seeks to provide solutions to insurance clients, including: 

Value Proposition
Value Proposition
Measurable Objective

Asset Management 
  • Oversight and active management of investment plans
  • Strategic and tactical asset allocation development and execution
  • Investment risk management and analytics reporting 

Aim to Enhance Return on Capital

Capital Solutions
  • Capital and liability management across jurisdictions and regimes
  • Product pricing support
  • Investment portfolio optimization

Seek to Optimize Required Capital 

Corporate Development
  • Reinsurance origination and advisory
  • M&A origination and advisory
  • Strategic partnership formation 

Seek to Drive Growth and Manage Risk

Measurable Objective

Aim to Enhance Return on Capital

Seek to Optimize Required Capital

Seek to Drive Growth and Manage Risk

Ares Insurance AUM

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Leveraging the more than 1,030 investment professionals across the firm’s investment groups, AIS creates tailored investment solutions to help meet the bespoke objectives of our insurance clients. AIS strives to provide insurers with differentiated investment solutions with attractive risk- and capital- adjusted return profiles that fit within regulatory, rating agency and other counterparty guidelines.

Ares is an experienced and trusted partner to insurance clients. As of March 31, 2024, Ares managed approximately $57.6 billion of assets under management in various strategies on behalf of approximately 255 domestic and foreign insurance company clients in the life and property and casualty sectors.  

Our Approach

Our insurance specialists utilize resources across the Ares platform to tailor and deliver goal-oriented solutions for our insurance partners.

AIS is overseen by an experienced management team with direct insurance industry experience in many areas directly applicable to AIS and our insurance company clients.  Members of the Ares team have previously held senior positions at leading insurers. 



Ares has launched an expansion of AIS through its establishment of Aspida. Aspida was created to issue insurance and reinsurance products for individuals and institutions seeking to fund their long-term financial needs. AIS acts as the dedicated investment manager, capital solutions and corporate development partner to Aspida, which focuses on the U.S. life and annuity insurance and reinsurance markets. AIS provides key strategic advantages to Aspida, including insurance investment experience, differentiated asset origination, asset-liability and capital management solutions and access to capital.

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To contact Ares Insurance Solutions, please reach out to one of the key contacts below:

Partner & Co-Head, Ares Insurance Solutions
For inquiries regarding AIS, please contact:

David Reilly 

2000 Avenue of the Stars

Los Angeles, CA 90067 

Email:  [email protected]

Partner & Co-Head, Ares Insurance Solutions
For inquiries regarding AIS, please contact:

Ryan Myrick 

620 South Tryon Street

Suite 970 

Charlotte, NC 28202 

Email:  [email protected]

AIS Investor Relations
For inquiries regarding AIS Investor Relations, please contact:

Sonya Lee 

245 Park Avenue

New York, NY 10167

Email:  [email protected]