Hitachi America, Ltd.

Headquartered in Santa Clara, California, Hitachi America, Ltd., is a Hitachi Group Company which, in collaboration with its subsidiaries, offers a broad range of products and solutions across various industries.

Hitachi’s journey in the U.S. began in 1926 when Hitachi commenced trade by exporting 30 electric fans to the U.S. In the beginning, it was mainly from the export of infrastructure system products, and Hitachi America, Ltd. was established in 1959. Since then, Hitachi has expanded its sales and manufacturing operations as well as its partners and customers in the U.S.

Since its foundation, Hitachi’s Mission has always been to “Contribute to society through the development of superior, original technology and products.”

Hitachi has been a driving force behind much of the technological progress that has helped increase quality of life for people across the globe. Hitachi has been steadily growing its market share in dynamic sectors, including energy, railway systems, social infrastructure and a range of IT systems.

At Hitachi America Ltd., our dynamic leadership team strategically plans and leads Hitachi’s vision of creating a progressive society through our Social Innovation Business.

Masanao Iwata Masanao Iwata 


Sunisa Manopchantaroj Sunisa Manopchantaroj 


Christopher Leslie Christopher Leslie 

General Counsel, SVP, Chief Legal & Compliance Officer

Yuichiro Nakaya Yuichiro Nakaya 


 Jun Taniguchi Jun Taniguchi 

President and CEO

Ken Umei Ken Umei 

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