Noriko Takagi
is one of the owners & Managing Partners at Steinbach & Partner.

Ms Takagi is a certified leadership coach, and has a bachelor’s degree from Dokkyo University, Japan, and a master’s degree in linguistics from Ruhr University in Bochum. She has lived in Japan, the USA, Germany, Singapore and China. She gained extensive professional experience in Europe and Asia, predominantly in human resources consultancies in the fields of executive search, management aptitude testing, assessment systems development, remuneration/bonus consultancy and management coaching.

She began her career at Aon – a global market leader in the fields of risk management, insurance and reinsurance management – and the University of Bochum, as its youngest lecturer. Ms Takagi then went on to advise a range of different international clients for the Kienbaum Group – one of Germany's leading human resources consultancies.

Ms Takagi has been at Steinbach & Partner since 2011, utilising the extensive experience she has gained in intercultural project management throughout Europe and Asia. She is passionately involved in leadership development, Coaching, and connecting people across industries. Ms Takagi speaks German, English and Japanese.