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

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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Rita Villader Sevil – Sheltair

Rita Villader Sevil – Sheltair

Rita is the Operations and Customer Relationship Manager at Sheltair, a company that offers a broad range of rooms for meetings, workshops and training for professionals in Barcelona and Madrid. The rooms can be booked with as little as 2 minutes ...

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Monica Potvin – Interior Designer

Monica Potvin – Interior Designer

Monica is a French Canadian interior designer, graduated from Pratt Institute in New York year 2000 where she subsequently opened a design firm specialized in large scale high end residential design as well as commercial projects. Since 2004 she is ...

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Lucie Masson – Peek A Boo

Lucie Masson – Peek A Boo

Lucie Masson is a globetrotting entrepreneur with a Business School background. Born and brought up in France, she actually left her home country at 22, first to live in India and then to start her career in Switzerland, in finance. She later moved ...

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Katy McConkey – Osteopath

Katy McConkey – Osteopath

Katy McConkey runs an osteopathy clinic, Osteopatia de Mar, in Barcelona. She’s been living in and around Barcelona for 27 years and working as an osteopath for 10. She’s passionate about her job and loves seeing the positive change it ...

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Lisa & Niki – A&B Curated

Lisa & Niki – A&B Curated

A&B Curated is the design studio of Antiques & Boutiques, the bespoke travel and lifestyle company created by Lisa Richardson and Niki Robinson – two life loving fashion designers who relocated to Barcelona from London and Milan in 2007. ...

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Razwana Wahid – Communications Specialist

Razwana Wahid – Communications Specialist

Razwana Wahid is from the UK and spent time in London and Paris before moving to Barcelona. A communications specialist, Razwana’s expertise is in influence and persuasion. She helps managers become leaders by developing their self-awareness, ...

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Bianca Kelly – Psychologist

Bianca Kelly – Psychologist

Bianca Kelly is a registered Psychologist from Australia who also understands herself the challenges of expat life as she has lived and worked as a psychologist for the last 7 years  in Australia and  Singapore and now as a therapist/coach in ...

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Nadine Roth – Artist

Nadine Roth – Artist

Before converting into the artist NAD.O, Nadine’s life was quite different. For more than ten years, she worked in the fashion and luxury industries living between Europe and the United States. After this enriching time and experience Nadine felt ...

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