Alexa Bona | Gartner

Analyst Profile

Alexa Bona

Alexa Bona

Managing VP

22 years at Gartner ,  21 years industry experience
Bournemouth United Kingdom


Roles and Responsibilities

Alexa Bona is a Managing Vice President in Gartner Research, where her research currently focuses on technology procurement. As part of the Sourcing and Vendor Management research practice, Mrs. Bona manages a team covering the impact of new trends, such as IoT, smart machines and cloud, on technology procurement and how this impacts contracting, maintenance and support, and pricing models. She herself looks at how some of the contracting and pricing around cloud computing is evolving. In addition, Mrs. Bona's team advises technology procurement leaders on deal negotiation strategies to help them achieve best-in-class, sustainable and flexible deals with major business application software vendors and SaaS providers, such as SAP, Oracle, Salesforce, Workday and ServiceNow.

Areas of Coverage

  • IT Asset Management

Background

Previous Experience

Prior to her current position, Mrs. Bona was dedicated to research in the area of CRM, specifically in customer service and support. Mrs. Bona joined Gartner in 1994.

Education

B.A., History, The University of Manchester in England

Languages

English