Chief Transformation Officer
Levent Arabaci has over 25+ years of experience in management and currently has several roles with Hitachi. Levent is General Manager of Human Capital Group at Hitachi Ltd. where he is responsible for driving and executing the HR vision and strategy for Hitachi, Ltd.'s 350,000+ employees worldwide. Levent is also Chief Transformation Officer for Global Operations and in this capacity, he is responsible for driving transformation across HR, Finance, IT and Procurement functions for Hitachi Ltd. and building a Global Business Services (GBS) platform to streamline operations and create efficiencies and scalability across the globe.
Prior to Hitachi Ltd., Arabaci served as SVP, Human Resources at Hitachi Vantara, one of the major global subsidiaries of Hitachi, Ltd. Prior to Hitachi, Arabaci held senior level positions at Cisco Systems Inc., Nestle, and Pepsi Co. in multiple functions such as Operations, Procurement, Finance, Internal Audit, and Human Resources. Arabaci holds a Master’s degree in General Management from the University of Istanbul, and an MBA in Marketing from the California State University, San Bernardino. He is a member of various advisory boards and earned awards and recognition for the work he has produced throughout his career.