Women in Business in Catalonia

Catalonia has a burgeoning start-up scene, with a vast and fast-growing network of inspiring women in business in Barcelona and beyond, working across many industries. With such a diverse international community, Catalonia offers the ideal setting for expat women entrepreneurs in the region who feel empowered to go it alone and set-up their own businesses.

 

With the world mobile congress hosting the biggest names in technology each year, the digital scene in Barcelona is booming and set to increase exponentially in the forthcoming years, with social-media savvy international women pioneering growing numbers of start-ups and online business ideas for mumsShecommerce is a conference style event bringing together the next generation of women entrepreneurs in e-commerce. 

 

Barcelona Women’s Network  offers support and friendship to local and international women living and working in Barcelona and the surrounding areas. Welcoming all mums in Barcelona who own their own business or work in a creative field, BCN Mompreneurs  is an informal English-speaking meet up for international working mothers in Barcelona. Women With Ambition is also a group for professional female business founders, hosting interesting events and mentor programmes. 

 

Barcelona is home to many fantastic co-working spaces including Downtown Offices, the first work hub for female entrepreneurs in Spain. Cobaby is an innovative space for expat and local working women providing space to work with nursery services close by. Not exclusively for women, ChiringuitOffice  is a friendly, sunny, relaxed co-working space for digital nomads and freelancers in Poblenou, Barcelona’s renowned technology neighbourhood. 

 

From the Maresme Coast, Girona Province and the Costa Brava to Sitges and Sant Cugat, it is not just the centre of Barcelona drawing talented international women. From the healthcare and wellness sector, to architecture, law, marketing and PR and more, there have never been so many creative, exciting mum-owned businesses in the region.

Sitges Entrepreneurial Women’s Network is building a multicultural community and platform where entrepreneurial women in Sitges can share their skills, feel empowered, learn from each other, and ultimately thrive in their business ventures.


At MumAbroad.com, we try our best to support female entrepreneurs, and encourage our online community to reach out if you require any of the services or products listed below. If you would like us to feature your business below, do please get in touch via email info@mumabroad.com

Women Entrepreneurs in Catalonia

Sabrina Ridaura – BodyGlow Fitness & Nutrition

Sabrina Ridaura – BodyGlow Fitness & Nutrition

Since moving to Barcelona, Sabrina has set up BodyGlow Fitness and Nutrition in a format that can reach more people. Her encompassing approach to fitness and nutrition fits any busy mum. If you are in Barcelona Area, Castelldefels or Gava you can ...

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Emma Ruiz – Gestalt Therapist

Emma Ruiz – Gestalt Therapist

Emma is a Gestalt Therapist based in Barcelona. Her work has always revolved around education and growth. She is a seeker and an eternal learner. Mostly, she loves learning about life and human nature, which has led her to read lots of books, do all ...

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Nikol Kollars – Actress & Singer

Nikol Kollars – Actress & Singer

Nikol Kollars is an American actress and a singer who has travelled the world performing for an eclectic list of people such as Oprah Winfrey and King Felipe IV and Queen Letícia of Spain. Sharing a scene with Robert De Niro in Red Lights in ...

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Katherine Lovell – Barcelona Lifestyle Solutions

Katherine Lovell – Barcelona Lifestyle Solutions

Katherine initially came to Barcelona on her own for work and had some help from colleagues in setting up bank accounts, organising her NIE, empadronamiento etc. It was a steep learning curve. Eight years, 1 wedding, 2 births, multiple house rentals ...

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Katrien Claus – Original Tours & Workshops

Katrien Claus – Original Tours & Workshops

Katrien Claus, a Belgian, was one of the pioneers of showing Barcelona in an alternative way. For the last 18 years she has been organising all kinds of original tours and activities, all specialising in different themes such as cooking, arts, ...

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Ambika Kumar – Barcelona Wine Tastings

Ambika Kumar – Barcelona Wine Tastings

Barcelona Wine Tastings, a multifaceted brand and business focused on illuminating small batch production Spanish wines through exclusive and private wine tasting events was founded in 2015. They also distribute a select portfolio of wines ...

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Amy Holden – Perinatal Psychologist

Amy Holden – Perinatal Psychologist

Amy is a qualified UK trained psychologist, with a master in psychotherapy and is a certified mindfulness instructor and perinatal psychologist. She offers warm and caring individual therapy based support for mothers / families. She also runs an ...

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Jolinda Johnson – Fertility Coach

Jolinda Johnson – Fertility Coach

Jolinda Johnson is a Fertility Coach who wants every woman who feels called to motherhood to have the best chance at conceiving the baby of her dreams.  She believes that trying to conceive a baby shouldn’t involve losing your own life in the ...

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Women in Business