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

Andrea Fellman – Furnish a Future

Andrea Fellman – Furnish a Future

Andrea Fellman has been living abroad with her family for six years. They left their home in Los Angeles, California to move to Costa Rica in 2013 and then moved to Barcelona in 2016. They have decided to make Barcelona their permanent home but can ...

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Teja Rau – Furnish a Future

Teja Rau – Furnish a Future

Teja Rau joined Furnish a Future in January 2019 as Director of Operations. Furnish a Future supports successful resettlement of displaced people and refugees by providing them with gently-used furniture so they may begin creating a new home. They ...

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Lisa Mougin – Furnish a Future

Lisa Mougin – Furnish a Future

Lisa’s life took a significant turn in 2017 when she made the decision to take a sabbatical from her career in financial services in Denver, Colorado and move to Barcelona, Spain with her husband and two children. Driven by her favorite quote from ...

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Carrie Lewis – Massage Therapist & Singer

Carrie Lewis – Massage Therapist & Singer

Born in New York and raised in Oregon, Carrie spent 5 years living in Santa Barbara where a soul-killing corporate job finally pushed her to study massage. She moved to Barcelona in 2001 and has been keeping busy with music and massage ever since, ...

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Caroline Morjaen – Orthomolecular Nutritionist

Caroline Morjaen – Orthomolecular Nutritionist

Caroline is an orthomolecular nutritionist / therapist and health coach. She is originally from Belgium but has been living in Barcelona for more than 20 years now. After suffering herself with numerous health issues including back and joint ...

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Sabine Camargos – Tabledots

Sabine Camargos – Tabledots

Sabine is founder and CEO of tabledots. A Barcelona based German-Brazilian mom of 2 girls. A foodie, design and deco lover. After 20+ years in design thinking and innovation consulting, she decided to found tabledots to bring this awesome product ...

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Leigh Matthews – Therapy in Barcelona

Leigh Matthews – Therapy in Barcelona

Leigh Matthews is a registered Australian psychologist and founder of Therapy in Barcelona. Therapy in Barcelona is a welcoming place where a caring and skilled team of therapists from the USA, Holland, Sweden, Brazil, Cyprus and Belgium provide ...

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Dr Muriel Poli – Vitalia Quiropractica Center

Dr Muriel Poli – Vitalia Quiropractica Center

Prior to living in Barcelona, Dr Muriel Poli established the Tree of Life Chiropractic Center in Los Angeles. When she moved to Barcelona in 2010 she founded the Vitalia Quiropractica Center. During her 34 years of clinical experience she has ...

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Laura R Santos – Sheltair

Laura R Santos – Sheltair

Laura is the Marketing Director of Sheltair. She has experience in digital marketing, commercial management and strategy in SMEs and newly created companies in Asia, Europe and Latin America. Laura studied International Trade and has a Master’s ...

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Anna Martínez Balañá – Sheltair

Anna Martínez Balañá – Sheltair

Anna is Founder and CEO of Sheltair. She has been leading the team for more than 3 years, and has 6 years experience planning and analyzing businesses in Europe and Latin America. Anna studied Business Administration and has a Master’s Degree in ...

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