Arlene Cairns

Chief Financial Officer, James Donaldson Group Ltd

Arlene is our Chief Financial Officer. Prior to the Donaldson Group she was the Chief Finance Operating Officer at Aviva plc responsible for leading Global Finance Operations and Transformation. Prior to this Arlene has held several senior Global Finance, Strategy & Consulting roles across the UK, Ireland and Australia working for Alliance Trust Savings, Westpac Institutional Bank, Allied Irish Bank, RSA and Zurich Financial Services and EY.

Additionally, Arlene was a Board Director for the Homeless charity Social Bite and specifically part of the team to deliver the Social Bite Communities village in Edinburgh in 2018.

In her spare time Arlene loves to spend time with her husband and two daughters, travelling overseas and is an avid yogi to balance it all!