About Hitachi in Europe

Hitachi Group's operations in Europe employ about 10,300 people in total. Taken together, these operations represent around 8% of Hitachi Group's global net sales.

Hitachi Europe Ltd.

Hitachi Europe Ltd employs over 350 people in 13 countries across Europe, Africa and the Middle East. We have 7 main business areas:

  • power and semiconductor systems
  • digital media and consumer products
  • industrial components and equipment
  • procurement and sourcing
  • smart cities
  • nuclear power
  • information systems

Our head office and Design Centre Europe are in Maidenhead, UK, and we also operate research and development laboratories in Cambridge, Munich, Paris and Sophia-Antipolis.

Facts and Figures

  • Founded: 1982
  • Number of employees: approx. 350


  • * All figures refer to fiscal year 2013, ended March 31, 2014

Hitachi Group Companies in Europe

Hitachi Group in Europe comprises the European operations of Hitachi Group, the global technology firm. In fiscal 2013 (ended March 31, 2014) consolidated revenue totalled 812,120 million yen, 8% of total consolidated revenue of Hitachi group. With 146 legal entities and approximately 10,300 employees, Hitachi group in Europe is expanding its already significant presence through organic growth of its four strategic sectors. These sectors include Power Systems, Rail Systems, Construction Machinery & Enterprise Storage System. Hitachi in Europe is committed to improving society through the development of technology.

Facts and Figures (Consolidated Results)

  • Net sales: ¥812,120 million 8% of total net sales
  • Number of group companies: 146
  • Number of employees: 10,317


  • * All figures refer to fiscal year 2013, ended March 31, 2014