Natsuyo Lipschutz is the international speaker and bestselling author of The Success Blueprint, which she co‐wrote with world‐renowned business speaker, Brian Tracy. She is also the author of “20Ji Ni Sogiotose” (“Say It in 20 Words”) in Japanese, Korean, and Chinese, as well as “Story ni otoshikome” (“Motivate with Your Own Story”) in Japanese.
Additionally, Natsuyo is an engaging TEDx speaker who is a 5-time Toastmasters International speech contest division champion.
A Japanese native, Natsuyo has delivered numerous trainings, workshops, seminars, and keynotes in Japanese and English to audiences around the world. She is a world-class certified public speaking coach and a marketing intelligence strategy consultant who also provides organizational development training.
Natsuyo began her career at a top Japanese trading company, ITOCHU International in New York. Natsuyo then received her MBA from New York University and held a management consultant position at McKinsey & Company.
Today, Natsuyo is the managing principal of her strategy consulting firm, ASPIRE Intelligence. She is also an executive consultant for Breakthrough Speaking, a global public speaking consultancy.
Natsuyo is widely recognized as a leading global leadership and cross-cultural communications strategist. She uses cross-cultural theory, public speaking skills, logical thinking frameworks, and team leadership skills to teach audiences how to adjust their messages so they are well received in different cultures.
In addition to her dynamic speaking and consulting career, Natsuyo is a competitive ballroom Latin dancer, a proud mother, and a cancer survivor.