VP & GM
Digital Solutions Division
Hitachi America, Ltd.
Hiroshi Murakawa has over 30 years of experience in management in the Hitachi Group, having held various roles in several regions. Currently Murakawa is Vice President and General Manager of the Digital Solutions Division of Hitachi America, Ltd. where he is responsible for managing the division. In addition, Murakawa focuses on the hardware with IoT solutions for Industry, School, Retailor and consumer as a bridge to Hitachi America’s IoT strategy and platform. Murakawa is also a representative of the U.S. sales office function of 4 Japanese Business Groups and Companies: Hitachi Industry & Distribution Group, Hitachi Consumer Marketing Inc., Hitachi Maxell Ltd. and Hitachi Joei Tech Co. His responsibilities include total business coordination, products sales, after service for products, procurement, and logistics from overseas to the U.S. customers.
Prior to his current role, Murakawa was with the Consumer Video Products business and the Urban Development System Business Group and Infrastructure Business Group in Japan, in charge of Security Products on a worldwide basis. In addition Murakawa had a special assignment to establish a new manufacturing and sales company for Security products in China.
Murakawa holds a Law degree from Aoyama Gakuin University.