Role at RSR Partners
Mayumi Yamamoto is an Engagement Manager in the firm’s Consumer Goods and Services practice, based in Tokyo. She helps clients identify talent for roles across the C-Suite, including marketing and digital, sales, research and development, finance, operations, and general management. She additionally has experience in the retail and healthcare (pharmaceuticals, medical devices and OTC) industries. Mayumi has more than 15 years experience in executive search and leverages her broad-based global business experience to solve clients’ critical leadership needs. Her experience recruiting in the U.S. and Japan for both Japanese and multinational corporations allows her to bring a unique perspective to search assignments.
Experience and Expertise
Prior to joining RSR Partners in 2016, Mayumi was a director of recruiting at a global boutique, retained executive search firm that served the life sciences industry. She started her career in a sales manager role at a consumer products company based in Japan. When she moved to the U.S., she joined PASONA North America, one of the largest Japanese recruiting companies, based in California.
Outside RSR Partners
Mayumi was born and raised in Japan. She holds a bachelor’s degree in English Literature from Yamaguchi University.