Arlene joined Kidney Cancer Canada in April 2015. She works at Purdue Pharma on the Business Development team, responsible for product acquisitions and in-licensing across therapeutic areas. Prior to joining Purdue, Arlene was an Associate on the investment banking team at CIBC Capital Markets, specializing in mergers & acquisitions. Located in Toronto, she is committed to contributing to her community through providing leadership and hosting third-party fundraisers. Arlene works closely with Canada's National Ballet School co-chairing the First Position Patrons, a formal collective of young leaders focused on inspiring the next generation of supporters of the school. She holds an Honours Business and Administration degree from the Richard Ivey School of Business with distinction and has studied business at the National University of Singapore.