SVP, Chief Information Officer
GM for IT Services EMEA and Americas Division
Jaya Ramaswamy is SVP, Chief Information Officer of the Information Technology Group of Hitachi America, Ltd. and GM for IT Services EMEA and Americas Division. Jaya is also a member of the Hitachi America Executive Committee.
As SVP and CIO, Jaya’s primary responsibility is IT strategic planning and execution, in support of HAL growth and business operation improvements across the region. As GM for IT Services, EMEA and Americas Division, Jaya collaborates and supports Hitachi Ltd. Information Technology Strategic Division (ITSD) in formulating its global IT transformation strategies, and consolidating and optimizing services between the various Hitachi IT groups.
Prior to her current role, Jaya held senior management positions at Oracle and Cisco, driving e-commerce business and IT transformations within the Tax, Treasury, IT, Finance, HR, M&A, Supply Chain Management functions. She has also developed and implemented Enterprise Risk and Records Management policy for high tech companies. At Cisco she spearheaded a team that created and executed key IT initiatives and solutions that were later adopted and recognized by companies as best in class. She was also instrumental in developing regulatory related IT solutions at New York Stock Exchange and Standard and Poors during the early stages of her career. She earned recognition and awards throughout her over 28 years of her career.
Jaya holds B.S in Electronics and Instrumentation from India. Jaya is passionate about mentoring women into leadership roles and advising IT start ups in product development and business operations.