Bangalore, August 10, 2013: Adrian De Luca is the new Asia Pacific chief technology officer for Hitachi Data Systems Corporation (HDS).This is a newly created position that oversees the development of overall offerings for customers. De Luca will also represent HDS Asia Pacific in the new Global Office of Technology and Planning (Global OTP)
Adrian will be responsible for deepening HDS understanding of customer needs and business directions. Combining the insight of economic and technological trends, he will work closely with the team to develop solution offerings that are innovative and aligned to customer requirements. He will also join the Global Office of Technology and Planning which taps into the research and development talent of Hitachi and HDS to drive technology solutions for the advancement of a global community. Hitachi and HDS are actively working together on initiatives that span industries like healthcare, finance, energy, public safety and retail. De Luca will contribute his insight and knowledge, helping to turn Hitachi social innovation vision into reality.
Adrian brings 20 years of experience in information technology to Hitachi Data Systems. Prior to his new role, he was the HDS CTO and pre-sales director in Australia and New Zealand, responsible for directing the technical pre-sales capability and managing the team of systems engineers, solution architects and business development managers.