Alvina Antar, ‘The Subscription Economy CIO’, joined as Zuora’s first ever CIO in 2014. Alvina is a passionate, trusted IT executive and true technology visionary accountable for business empowerment through innovation. A key initiative as CIO was to establish Zuora as its best reference account, ‘Zuora on Zuora,’ to build credibility as product expert and highlight the power of investing in your own technology. Prior to Zuora, Alvina spent 17 years at Dell focused on Digital Transformation, Global Delivery and M&A. Her agile IT strategy fueled by emerging, disruptive technologies challenged traditional ERP and were integral in Dell’s expansion from a hardware to a leading end-to-end solutions provider. Alvina is an inspirational leader who believes that empowered leadership requires strategic vision, infectious energy, genuine humility and constant curiosity. She holds a Bachelor of Science in Computer Science from the University of Houston.