Country Manager, Italy
Lorena Dellagiovanna is Hitachi’s Country Manager for Italy and a member of the Board of Directors of a number of Hitachi Group Companies in Italy operating mainly in the field of energy, water, transportation, healthcare and IoT .
Since joining Hitachi, she has been given the opportunity to work in a multi-business environment, gaining experience in different fields and business schemes. Growing from an Italian to an international role, initially she was appointed Finance Director of the Group for Southern Europe in 2007, and then in 2010 she became the inaugural Director of the Shared Services business of the Group for Europe, based in UK in the Hitachi European HQ.
In 2015, because of the increasing strategic importance of Italy to the Hitachi Group, she has been appointed Country Manager and moved back to Italy. In 2016 and 2017 Hitachi acquired Ansaldo STS; Ansaldo Breda, now Hitachi Rail Italy; FIAMM, now FIAMM Energy Technology, in addition to smaller acquisitions in the IT, automation and engineering fields.