Women in Business in Hamburg

Germany’s second largest city, Hamburg boasts a thriving economy driven by a number of industries from its contemporary container port to renewable energies. This progressive city is fast becoming renowned as a hub of creativity, innovation and technology. Hamburg is a city of exciting contrasts, where the notion of entrepreneurship is becoming a lifestyle among highly driven locals and international residents alike.

 

Hamburg boasts an array of business opportunities for mums, with increasing numbers of successful mum-owned businesses. Home to an inspiring, dynamic network of local and international women in business, many busy working mums are making an impact across a variety of sectors in the city and surrounding areas. Hamburg is undoubtedly one of the leading cities for women entrepreneurs  to pursue their professional ambitions in Germany.

 

The Hamburg Startups website is an initiative by two female entrepreneurs who sought to create a platform offering centralised information and promoting Hamburg’s startup scene worldwide. The site is a fantastic resource for anyone running or starting their own business in Hamburg, and an example of how supportive and helpful the local business community is.

 

Digital Media Women Meet-ups is a German-speaking networking and meet up group for women and men to promote women in digital fields from web and graphic design to online journalism, social media, and programming. Combining digital topics with diversity, members meet every other week to discuss professional projects, technical expertise and network. They send out a useful newsletter each fortnight with up to date information on events and local information.

Mompreneurs is a community for self-employed mothers, freelancers and digital nomads in the city and surrounding areas. They organise fascinating talks on a range of topics related to starting and running your own business, as well as the opportunity to exchange ideas, advice and socialise with other local and expat mumpreneurs in Hamburg.

 

Colibri Coworking is a space for entrepreneurs offering babysitting services along with various creative activities to keep little ones occupied nearby while parents work. The betahaus Hamburg is one of the most well known coworking spaces in the city, located in the Altona neighbourhood. Distinctly smaller than its Berlin-based counterpart, this ensures that everyone gets to know on another in a friendly, intimate atmosphere. They offer flexible coworking, activities and plenty of networking opportunities in Hamburg.

We try our best to support female entrepreneurs and women in business in Hamburg. Do please get in touch for any of the products or services listed below. If you would like us to feature your business here, we would love to hear from you at info@mumabroad.com.  

Women Entrepreneurs in Hamburg

Simona Pickhardt – Doula

Simona Pickhardt – Doula

Simona is Romanian and has been living in Hamburg since 2009. She speaks Romanian, English and German. She is a certified Hypnobabies® Childbirth Hypnosis Instructor and a Birth Doula working in and around Hamburg. She is ...

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Michaela Hansen – Granny Aupair

Michaela Hansen – Granny Aupair

Based in Hamburg, Granpreneur Michaela Hansen is the founder of Granny Aupair, which sends women aged 50+ abroad as au pairs, housesitters and companions. The idea to place women over 50 with host families was born in 2010 after watching a programme ...

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Carolyn Hecken – Doula

Carolyn Hecken – Doula

Carolyn Hecken is a birth doula serving pregnant women in hospitals, birth centers and homes in and around Hamburg. She helps women have a wonderful birth experience through emotional and physical support and tries to make labor and birth as ...

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