Jim Miller

Partner, Co-Head of U.S. Direct Lending
New York

Mr. Miller is a Partner in the Ares Credit Group and serves as Co-Head for U.S. direct lending. Additionally, Mr. Miller is Co-Head of Ares Sports, Media and Entertainment business. He also serves on the Ares Credit Group's U.S. Direct Lending and Sports, Media & Entertainment Investment Committees. Prior to joining Ares in 2006, Mr. Miller was a Vice President at Silver Point Capital, where he focused on building its sponsor finance business, which led the firm's middle market financing and principal investing. Previously, Mr. Miller was a Vice President at GE Capital, where he was responsible for a variety of investing and investment banking services to private equity funds including high yield, bank debt, mezzanine debt and rescue financing. Mr. Miller holds a B.A. from Fairfield University in Economics and an M.B.A. from Columbia University's Graduate School of Business.