For more than 23 years, Alina has led business and technology transformations across multiple industries. While serving as a member of the SDI board of directors, Alina’s contribution was invaluable in the Company’s strategic partnership with Fairmarkit, the Boston-based intelligent sourcing platform that is transforming procurement with automation, to strengthen SDI’s digital footprint.
Before joining SDI, Alina served as Senior Vice President of Technology Operations at Cengage in Boston. Prior to Cengage, Alina was Vice President of Process Management and IT at Shark Ninja, and Senior Director of IT Legal and Compliance PMO at John Hancock Financial Services/Global Manulife. She holds an B.S. in Business Administration: MIS and Marketing from Northeastern University and an M.B.A. from Babson College. Presently, she is pursuing her Executive Certificate in Strategy and Innovation from MIT Sloan School of Management.
Under Alina’s leadership, SDI’s Enterprise Transformation Office improves enterprise knowledge management and aligns cross-functional teams to create a more efficient and fulfilling working eco-system. This enables SDI to scale rapidly while positioning the company for sustained growth and maximizing customer value.