Mr. Pyrz is a Vice President in the Ares Secondary Solutions Quantitative Research Group. Prior to joining Ares in 2021, he was a Senior Associate in the Quantitative Research Group at Landmark Partners, where he was responsible for gathering and analyzing data that affect the firm's view of the value of private equity assets and providing quantitative products to the deal teams. Previously, Mr. Pyrz was a Private Equity Quantitative Research Analyst at Hamilton Lane. Mr. Pyrz holds a B.S. from Bucknell University in Biomedical Engineering and an M.S. from the Pennsylvania State University in Engineering Science and Mechanics.