Hitachi Group Companies
The Hitachi Group was founded in 1910 by Namihei Odaira, a Japanese electrical engineer who was determined to produce original products and technologies in Japan. Over the years, the Hitachi Group has grown to supply products and services that meet society’s demands across diverse industries.
From humble beginnings, Hitachi is now a respected global infrastructure solutions company with more than 320,000 employees worldwide. Although more than 100 years have passed, Mr. Odaira’s drive to innovate still permeates Hitachi today, with many game-changing products among its achievements.
Today, Hitachi leverages its diverse range of expertise to drive its Social Innovation Business on a global scale. Through its Social Innovation Business, Hitachi aims to refine technologies and develop new ones to meet tomorrow’s challenges, creating value that will last for future generations. Hitachi’s Social Innovation Business is already helping customers reach business goals.