Senior Client Partner, Head of Consumer Industry EMEA

Nilgun Langenberg is Senior Client Partner and Head of Consumer Industry EMEA based in the firm’s Amsterdam office. She is also a member Global CHRO practice.

Previously she served as Office Managing Director at Korn Ferry Istanbul. Prior to joining the firm, she was partner with another global executive search firm based in Amsterdam.

Ms. Langenberg worked as Global Head of Talent Development for Sara Lee where she developed and deployed strategy, processes and programs in talent management. Earlier in her career, she worked at Xerox in sales and HR roles. 

Ms. Langenberg consults organizations in driving performance through their people and organization decisions and actions.

She has particular expertise in succession planning, talent strategy, executive search,  assessment, leadership and talent development, employee engagement and culture. She is a CTI-trained executive coach and certified in a broad range of assessment and development tools including the MBTI, Hogan HPI, HDS and MVPI, Decision Styles, VOICES, CHOICES, Korn Ferry Leadership Architect, and Korn Ferry Assessment of Leadership Potential

She is predominantly focused on international clients in the consumer products and retail sectors as well as on HR function across sectors. 

Ms. Langenberg holds a degree in business administration from Bosphorus University of Istanbul, Turkey and an MBA degree from University of Ottawa, Canada.

She is fluent in English and Turkish, and speaks conversational German and Dutch.