Naomi Tachibana

Managing Partner, Tokyo

Naomi is a Managing Partner with over 25 years of experience in executive search in Japan. She serves the executive recruiting needs of clients in the life science, consumer & retail and advanced technology industries.

Naomi Tachibana

+81 3 4563 7501


Naomi has been effective at helping her clients build strong leadership teams. She has conducted various searches for C-level executives, Presidents and Vice Presidents for companies in all phases of development, from startups to well-established franchises. Her success is founded on her ability to understand the company’s strategic direction, her skill in assessing the cultural fit of the candidates and her dedication to quality and timeliness.

Prior to her career in executive search, Naomi worked with a member of the House of Representatives in Japan, where she was responsible for researching and advising on a wide range of policies. In this capacity, she developed an ability to assess leadership qualities and cultivated her research and analytical skills. She started her career at global hospitality companies with a focus on sales and marketing, which nurtured her ability to manage the launch of new products and services.

Naomi has been featured at client seminars and led workshops on professional women in the workplace and how to achieve a successful work-life balance. She has a bachelor’s degree in political science from Keio University and is a licensed care worker.

Life Science

Attracting the best senior leaders in today’s competitive life science industry is a sizable task that requires a strategic and tactical team-based approach. Our experience, amplified by our first-hand understanding of the life science market, provides a compelling value proposition in building long-term consultative relationships with clients.
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Consumer & Retail

Consultants in DHR’s Consumer & Retail Practice have extensive experience providing executive search to a variety of consumer organizations. Our team brings to each engagement unsurpassed marketplace knowledge and insight relative to identifying, accessing, developing, assimilating and retaining top consumer talent.
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Our executive search and leadership development consultants worldwide identify and assess that talent at the highest levels to provide you with candidates who are ready to take on the challenges of the industrial market and help your company succeed.
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