Atsuko Ochiai

Coach/Counselor, Power of Dialogue


Atsuko was born in Aichi prefecture in 1974. After graduating from the Faculty of Letters of the University of Tokyo, she worked for investment banks and a non-profit organization in Japan and overseas for about 20 years. Encountered coaching as part of management training while working for a US investment bank at London branch and had counseling experience while working in Hong Kong, she truly realized the potential of "the power of dialogue with a professional listener" to deal with business issues and life issues regardless of nationality, position or environment. After gaining more than 500 hours of support experience as a coach and a counselor mainly for business professionals, she opened the Power of Dialogue Coaching and Counselling Services. Currently, she provides 1on1 coaching, team coaching, and coaching training to corporate executives, business owners, entrepreneurs, venture capitalists, and business professionals belonging to organizations in their age from 20s to 50s. As of February 2022, she has provided a total of more than 1800 hours of support.


London Business School Master of Business Administration (MBA)

Brandeis University Master of International Financial Economics

Professional Certified Coach (PCC), International Coaching Federation

Career Consultant, Japan National Qualification

Industry Counselor, The Japan Industrial Counselors Association

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Outside Board of Director of LOCONDO Co., Ltd.
Auditor of a registered non-profit organization CARING FOR YOUNG REFUGEES