Andrew Barr

Andrew BarrVice President, Hitachi LTD – CEO, Hitachi Rail Group. Andrew Barr was appointed in April 2019 as Vice President and Executive Officer of Hitachi, Ltd., and Group CEO of Hitachi Rail, a global, full-service provider of rail services and products, with a presence in 38 countries and over 12,000 colleagues. Starting his career in rail in 1990 with London Underground Limited, Andrew held posts with UK train operator GNER, at Bombardier Transportation and with the Strategic Rail Authority. He went on to be appointed as Head of Maintenance Delivery and later COO at Hitachi Rail Europe, before being appointed CEO of the global business, Hitachi Rail STS, based in Italy.