Founded on December 23, 1994, ARO Inc. is a 100% Canadian incorporated company and a wholly owned subsidiary of Ogilvie Group Inc. ARO Inc. is headquartered in Montreal, Quebec and has been operating as a collection agency under Canadian law under the same name since that time. Ogilvie Group Inc. is 100% owned by Michael Ogilvie and is the parent company of ARO Inc.

On October 11, 2013, ARO Inc. acquired A.R.C. Accounts Recovery Corporation. This acquisition provides for the merger of two (2) leading receivable management companies in Canada, the acquired A.R.C. being headquartered in Western Canada (Victoria, British Columbia) and ARO Inc. headquartered in Eastern Canada (Montreal, Quebec).