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Heard Hitachi is going through a round of layoffs. Low util and uncertainty at the leadership level apparently rocking the boat. Can anyone confirm?

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I’m not surprised. One of the worst project leaders I know came from Hitachi and spent most of his career there and drove our project into the dumpster here at Capgemini

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Woops. Invent?

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And weak pipeline

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