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. 

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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

Julia Fossi – Event Organiser

Julia Fossi – Event Organiser

Julia Fossi is a professional Actress, Drama Teacher, Event Organiser and Project Manager. She can offer you entertainment for events in all forms for all ages and can organise and produce a variety of different projects from a music event to a ...

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Niki Robinson  – A&B Curated

Niki Robinson – A&B Curated

Niki Robinson is the co-founder of A&B Curated – an interior design studio she runs together with her business partner Lisa Richardson. She graduated from the University of Arts London in 2003 and moved to Barcelona 2007 when she was handpicked ...

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Onke Truijen – Portrait Artist

Onke Truijen – Portrait Artist

Onke Truijen is a Dutch artist living in Spain.  For 8 years she was seduced by Ibiza’s light and bohemian lifestyle but she is now based in Barcelona. She works with oils, acrylics, pastels and spray paints. Onke believes in recycling and ...

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Nasia Burnet – Sukhi

Nasia Burnet – Sukhi

In 2014 Nasia and her husband co-founded Sukhi, selling hand made rugs direct from the makers. They started off in Nepal selling handmade felt ball rugs and are able provide global exposure to these skilful and talented artisans at an affordable ...

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Vibeke Foss – Gorgeous Geek

Vibeke Foss – Gorgeous Geek

Vibeke Foss is the founder of Gorgeous Geek – Web Design & Online Business Consulting. She builds professional websites for female coaches and entrepreneurs, and guides on how to create website content and strategies that convert visitors ...

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Nathalie Ouederni – Illustrator & Designer

Nathalie Ouederni – Illustrator & Designer

Nathalie is a french illustrator and designer based in Barcelona. Her work focuses on surface and pattern design, wildlife and nature illustration, food illustration, map illustration and hand lettering. When she is not illustrating for magazines, ...

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Abbie Hibler – Barcelona for Tiny Travelers

Abbie Hibler – Barcelona for Tiny Travelers

Barcelona for Tiny Travelers takes kids on a trip around the famous landmarks of beautiful Barcelona. Ride the roller coaster at the Tibidabo Amusement Park, explore the works of Gaudí or enjoy the sea views from the cable cars! The board book ...

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Eleonore & Suzanne – Hip Hip Hurray!

Eleonore & Suzanne – Hip Hip Hurray!

Mums Eleonore and Suzanne are two cosmopolitan friends (French and Dutch) who founded Hip Hip Hurray! in Barcelona. At Hip Hip they have combined all their knowledge and passion for decoration and trends with efficient organisation to create ...

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Anella Alcott – Acquera Yachting

Anella Alcott – Acquera Yachting

Anella has been in Spain for 26 years and spent the first 13 years of her career working in sports marketing for some of the biggest International Sports Federations around the world. 8 years ago, she moved over to the superyacht industry where she ...

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Laura Ceppelli – Yoga & Pilates Teacher

Laura Ceppelli – Yoga & Pilates Teacher

Laura is an International Pilates, Barre & Kundalini Yoga teacher and owner of Laura Ceppelli Yoga and Pilates studio. Laura began teaching Pilates over 12 years ago motivated by her passion to share the incredible, intelligent exercise that ...

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