Linda Rosencrance in MSDynamicsWorld.com
Hitachi Solutions India, a subsidiary of Hitachi Solutions America and a leading provider of global industry solutions and services based on Microsoft Dynamics software, has announced the opening of its third global development centre in India and the second one in Chennai. It has its first centre in Hyderabad.
Mike Gillis, President and Global Chief Operating officer of Hitachi Solutions America, said the plan was to increase the headcount to 600 from 250 at present. The Chennai center will enhance support for Hitachi Solutions’ global implementation efforts and global managed services offerings, according to Gillis. He added that India would be the central point for its global operations and there was a strong global demand for its software solutions.
Keiho Akiyama, CEO, Hitachi Solutions America, said the India strategy had become an integral part for Hitachi Solutions Group and the expansion would supplement Hitachi Solutions’ global expansion needs which would include Japan in the future.