Korn Ferry
Nilgun Langenberg

Nilgun Langenberg

Office Managing Director


Ms. Langenberg brings more than two decades of line management and executive search and talent consulting experience to Korn Ferry.

Prior to joining Korn Ferry, Ms. Langenberg was a partner with an international executive search firm based in Amsterdam. Previously, she was leading the center of expertise for talent management globally at Sara Lee, a multinational consumer goods company. During her 8 years at Sara Lee, she developed and deployed strategy, processes and programs in the areas of talent acquisition, performance management, succession management, high potential development, career management, learning and culture change.

Initially she started her executive search career at Korn Ferry in Istanbul between 1997-2001. She was part of the team starting up the office and conducted executive search assignments in consumer goods, retail, industrial and technology industries.

Earlier in her career, Ms. Langenberg worked at Xerox in sales and HR functions. In her last position at Xerox, she was responsible for sales and marketing of Xerox's outsourcing and franchising services first in Turkey then for the Eastern European region.

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

She speaks English, Dutch, German and Turkish.