Arlene Dore graduated from the University of New Brunswick with a BBA in 1995, and soon after enrolled in the Certified General Accountants program, obtaining her designation in 1999. Arlene had a diversified career working in public practice until 2008, serving small and medium-sized clients from various industries. She has also provided audit, financial statement preparation and income tax services for both personal and corporate clients.

Arlene joined the FMI group in June 2008 amidst a transition period as the company was doubling its size with a large Pizza Hut acquisition. She has led the finance team through several acquisitions since this time, helping to ensure successful integration with the current business.

She is responsible for the company’s overall financial operations and strategies, cash flow planning and forecasting, working with lenders and financial partners, tax and other compliance matters as well as risk management, internal controls and procedures. She works as a strategic partner to achieve corporate goals, welcoming the diverse challenges and opportunities that present themselves along the way.