Noriko is a Partner and manages the Tokyo office. Noriko joined Options Group in 2011. She possesses a wide range of experience across multiple asset classes, having originated and executed searches within investment banking, asset management, capital markets, and legal and compliance. Prior to Options Group, she was an executive recruiter at Hogarth Davies Lloyd and Heidrick & Struggles - major international search firms in Tokyo where she focused on senior level search assignments for financial institutions. Noriko began her career in investment banking and spent a decade working for domestic and international banks in both London and Tokyo.
She studied Russian, Politics and Economics at Moscow University and holds an undergraduate degree in English from Keisen College.