Anita Ali is a transformational technology executive with a proven record of building next-generation enterprise platforms with digital and cognitive capabilities. Anita is well versed in delivering large scale technology consolidation and modernization initiatives harnessing the power of digital labor to deliver exponential value for fortune 50 companies.
Currently, at MetLife, Anita focuses on strategic, transformational, and new product development initiatives. Before MetLife, Anita served as a head of research and development at UBM where she developed a platform connecting fortune 100 IT channel partners globally. Additionally, Anita launched a multi-sided platform connecting over 1M pharmaceutical suppliers and buyers from 120 countries to deliver the most comprehensive digital supply chain experience for pharma solutions. Anita plays an advisory role in the startup community.
Guided by her advocacy for diversity, equity, and inclusion, Anita is a creator of MetLife’s Triangle Tech X, a premier technology conference that focused on accelerating inclusion, breaking down barriers, bridging the gap and future-proofing roles of women in STEM. Anita serves on the American Red Cross board and a recipient of the United States President’s Volunteer Service Award.
Anita holds a Master of Business Administration from Duke University and a Bachelor of Science from the University of Illinois at Chicago.