LOS ANGELES — With the completion last month of the sale of Smart & Final to Ares Management, David Kaplan has been named chairman of the board.   He succeeds George Golleher, who has retired. Kaplan is a founding member and senior partner at Ares and co-heads Ares' private equity group. He is also chairman of locally based 99 Cents Only Stores, which Ares acquired in January 2012. Read more: Ares Acquires Smart & Final He was formerly a senior principal ...

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