Hitachi and Getin Bank present innovative Finger Vein technology at CeBIT 2013 in Hannover

London, UK, March 5th, 2013 - Hitachi Europe Ltd., a wholly owned subsidiary of Hitachi, Ltd. (TSE:6501) today announced that it will present its Finger Vein biometric identity authentication system, in partnership with Getin Bank at the CeBIT European IT trade fair in Hannover, Germany from March 5-9, 2013. This will be the first official demonstration of the new service, set to be installed this year in new branches of Getin Bank, part of Getin Noble Bank S.A., one of the largest and best-known banks in the Polish financial sector.