President, Chief Executive Officer
Hitachi America, Ltd.
Koji Takaichi joined Hitachi, Ltd. in 1983 after graduating from the School of Economics, Nagoya University, Japan. During the course of his over 37-year career, Takaichi has had extensive experience leading sales and marketing initiatives in Hitachi’s steel and chemicals production areas, consumer business, energy business, and in the development of the company’s new solutions business related to the mining industry.
In 2017, Takaichi was appointed as Hitachi America, Ltd.’s President & CEO, based in Santa Clara, CA. His substantial experience proves instrumental for accelerating Hitachi’s Social Innovation Business in the North America market.