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Hitachi Vantara Appoints Moti Uttam as Country Manager for Malaysia

Press Release   •   Feb 19, 2019 10:56 +08

Kuala Lumpur, MALAYSIA, February 19, 2019 – Hitachi Vantara, a wholly owned subsidiary of Hitachi Ltd. (TSE: 6501), today announced the appointment of Moti Uttam as country manager for Malaysia. In this role, Moti will lead Hitachi Vantara’s business and operations team in the country and focus on formulating a robust business strategy, expanding the partner ecosystem and accelerating the growth of the business and market share in Malaysia.

Moti brings with him 25 years of IT industry experience in sales, channels and alliances. Prior to joining Hitachi Vantara, Moti spent 18 years holding different roles at Dell EMC. Being a veteran of the Malaysian IT market, he grew the FSI business when he was the top district manager for Dell EMC Malaysia.

"Hitachi Vantara is committed to working with our customers to transform their business through innovation and a data-driven approach. Malaysia is an important market with a diversified economy that offers many growth opportunities for the IT industry,” said Joe Ong, vice president and general manager of ASEAN at Hitachi Vantara. “With Moti’s leadership, I am confident that he will be a great asset to Hitachi Vantara Malaysia."

“I am delighted to join Hitachi Vantara in the new era of data innovation. We can help our customers unlock the value of data and accelerate their digital transformation journey by modernizing their infrastructure, simplifying data governance and delivering data-driven insights,” Moti said on his appointment. “I am looking forward to working closely with our team in Malaysia to grow the business, expand our strategic partnerships with customers and business partners. There is immense potential in this market if we stay focused on delivering the right outcomes for the customers.”


About Hitachi Vantara
Hitachi Vantara, a wholly owned subsidiary of Hitachi, Ltd., helps data-driven leaders find and use the value in their data to innovate intelligently and reach outcomes that matter for business and society. We combine technology, intellectual property and industry knowledge to deliver data-managing solutions that help enterprises improve their customers' experiences, develop new revenue streams, and lower the costs of business. Only Hitachi Vantara elevates your innovation advantage by combining deep information technology (IT), operational technology (OT) and domain expertise. We work with organizations everywhere to drive data to meaningful outcomes. Visit us at

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About Hitachi, Ltd.
Hitachi, Ltd. (TSE: 6501), headquartered in Tokyo, Japan, delivers innovations that answer society's challenges, combining its operational technology, information technology, and products/systems. The company's consolidated revenues for fiscal 2017 (ended March 31, 2018) totaled 9,368.6 billion yen ($88.4 billion). The Hitachi Group is an innovation partner for the IoT era, and it has approximately 307,000 employees worldwide. Through collaborative creation with customers, Hitachi is deploying Social Innovation Business using digital technologies in a broad range of sectors, including Power/Energy, Industry/Distribution/Water, Urban Development, and Finance/Social Infrastructure/Healthcare. For more information on Hitachi, please visit the company's website at

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