About Hitachi in Europe

Hitachi Group's operations in Europe employ about 14,000 people in total. Taken together, these operations represent around 11% of Hitachi Group's global net sales.

Hitachi Europe Ltd.

Hitachi Europe Ltd employs over 400 people in 13 countries across Europe, Africa and the Middle East. We have 8 main business areas: 

  • Power systems
  • Energy solutions
  • Information systems
  • Particle beam therapy systems
  • Power device
  • Industrial components and equipment
  • Industrial products
  • Digital media and consumer products

Our head office is in Maidenhead, UK, and we also operate research and development laboratories in London, Cambridge, Manchester, Copenhagen, Munich, Paris and Sophia-Antipolis.

Facts and Figures

  • Founded: 1982
  • Number of employees: over 400


*All figures refer to fiscal year 2016, ended March 31, 2017

Hitachi Group Companies in Europe

Hitachi Group in Europe comprises the European operations of Hitachi Group, the global technology firm. In fiscal 2016 (ended March 31, 2017) consolidated revenue totaled 972,661million yen, 11% of total consolidated revenue of Hitachi group. With 133 legal entities and approximately 14,000 employees, Hitachi group in Europe is expanding its already significant presence in various sectors, including Rail Systems, IT Systems, Power Systems, Healthcare Systems, Industrial Products, Automotive Systems, Construction Machinery and High Functional Materials. Hitachi in Europe is committed to improving society through the development of technology.

Facts and Figures (Consolidated Results)

  • Net sales: ¥972,661 million 11% of total net sales
  • Number of group companies: 133
  • Number of employees: approximately 14,000


*All figures refer to fiscal year 2016, ended March 31, 2017