Hitachi to Reorganize Headquarters to Promote Global Group Growth

Tokyo, September 19, 2013 --- Hitachi, Ltd. (TSE: 6501 / “Hitachi”) today announced plans to init iate headquarters reforms of Group Corporate divisions with planned completion by March 31, 2014. These structural reforms are aligned with Hitachi’s Smart Transformation Project, one of the key init iatives of the 2015 Mid-term Management Plan aimed at achieving increased global growth.