Abby Obomighie
Head of FP&A at Hitachi


An ACCA fellow with over 15 years’ experience, and currently Head of Financial Planning & Analysis (FP&A) at Hitachi with the responsibility for organizational-wide performance management (including budgets, short and midterm plans, business planning and enhancing its digital finance systems & strategy.

My career experience spans over 15 years, where I have held various senior finance accounting roles, globally in different regions of the world and worked in a number of different industries ranging from banking, academia, housing, consumer products, pharmaceuticals and clinical research.

A Certified DAMIC & Project manager with hands-on experience in delivering and managing finance related transformational projects including process and change management to system roll-outs (ERP, data analytics & Reporting).

As a finance professional, I believe in the importance of compliance, automation/digital drive and passionate in these 3 main areas:1) talent development to be best in class encouraging self-directed learning and encouraging a learning mindset a platform for high performing team. 2) Automation in finance, leveraging on data and technology while offering a value-added human touch to drive efficiency and commercial goals. 3) Delivering best in class business partners to help support organizational performance.

Agenda Sessions

  • FP&A 2020: The Digital Finance Function