Before joining the Nossal Institute in 2005, Arden spent 15 years at World Vision Australia. He was part of the World Vision International Audit team, auditing the financial accounts of India, Sri Lanka, the Philippines and PNG. He then became Accountant for the International Development Unit, overseeing a $15m pr agriculture and water research project in China.
Arden has a Bachelor of Business Accounting from Monash University and specialised in Management and Project Accounting. A career highlight has been his work in designing and simplifying accounting data to make it more user-friendly.
He looks forward to the day when the Nossal Institute becomes the most renowned organisation in the country for producing practical solutions to global concerns around equitable and sustainable health service delivery and health promotion.