Senior Vice President & Chief Information Officer
As Senior Vice President and Chief Information Officer of Adobe, Cynthia Stoddard oversees Adobe’s global Information Technology and Cloud Operations teams. In her leadership role, she spearheads a global strategy for delivering services and operations that form the mission-critical backbone for the company. This includes providing always-on systems and enterprise applications; resilient and reliable end-to-end operations; productive employee experiences; and data services for real-time decision making and personalized customer experiences.
Ms. Stoddard has 25-plus years of business experience and IT expertise leading large global organizations including Adobe, Netapp, Safeway, and APL Limited in supply chain, retail, and technology development. She is a recipient of the CIO 100 Award in 2017 for Adobe IT’s innovative ways to deliver business value and is the recipient of Computerworld’s Premier 100 IT Leaders Award. She holds a BS degree in accounting (Western New England University) and an MBA (Marylhurst University).
- Believe it or not, CIOs need a digital customer experience strategy (2018-06-14)
- 8 lessons for IT chiefs: MIT Sloan CIO Symposium 2018 (2018-05-25)
- CIOs Talk AI, Digital Pressures and Other Pain Points at MIT’s CIO Symposium (2018-05-24)
- Digital transformation: 5 tips to take it to the next level (2018-05-07)