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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

Niamh Lynch – Clockwork Blog

Niamh Lynch – Clockwork Blog

Niamh Lynch is a content strategist and creator who founded content support agency ClockworkBlog in 2015. She works with businesses that love their blog, but are too busy or understaffed to give it the attention it needs. When Niamh left the world ...
Maria Coluccelli – Painter & Restorator

Maria Coluccelli – Painter & Restorator

Maria Coluccelli has a huge amount of experience in painting and restoration of all types of buildings (offices, family homes, old palaces, Masias etc.), furniture transformation / restoration and also does room transformations (decorating, murals ...
Sarah Degens – Child & Family Therapist

Sarah Degens – Child & Family Therapist

Sarah is a Belgian Child and Family Psychologist. She sees clients in Barcelona and Sabadell. After working as a school psychologist in Belgium and completing her Master in in Clinical Psychology, she moved to Barcelona in 2010. She specialized in ...
Mandy Keillor – Healthcare & Wellness Expert

Mandy Keillor – Healthcare & Wellness Expert

A pioneer in the health and wellness industry leading business woman Mandy Keillor has forged a unique niche in complementary health. Mandy is the Director of globally renowned health, rehabilitation and medical centre Studio Australia Barcelona, ...
Libby Barnes – Piano Teacher

Libby Barnes – Piano Teacher

Libby has been teaching piano for over 20 years. She teaches all ages (children and adults) and all levels and abilities. Students can learn classical and/or pop, rock, jazz, blues or a combination of musical styles. Students can learn simply for ...
Michelle Prayle – BODYFIT

Michelle Prayle – BODYFIT

BodyFit is a Barcelona and Maresme based fitness company that encourages locals to take full advantage of the gorgeous climate and enjoy a fit and healthy lifestyle. Run by the ever-upbeat and energetic Michelle Prayle who offers dynamic group ...
Ruth Westnidge – Acupuncturist

Ruth Westnidge – Acupuncturist

Ruth (BSc Hons Traditional Chinese Medicine) is an acupuncturist from London, now living and practicing in Barcelona. In London, she worked as an ear acupuncturist for close to ten years, before a four year full-time training time in Traditional ...
Claudia Schneider – Architect & Singer

Claudia Schneider – Architect & Singer

Claudia, who grew up in Roses (Girona) with her German family, studied Architecture at the University of Barcelona. Since then she has become an accomplished windsurfer and opera singer. She has since combined her work as an architect with her ...
Christiane Collinge – Super Coffee & Food Store

Christiane Collinge – Super Coffee & Food Store

Christiane Collinge studied film production and started her career in the film industry in Berlin, Germany. After having lived for 6 years in Cape Town, she arrived in Barcelona in 2008 with her South African husband. She found work in the ...
Carolina Harboe – Kinesiology & Nutrition

Carolina Harboe – Kinesiology & Nutrition

Carolina is half English and half Chilean and after living in Africa and the Middle East, at the age of 10 her family settled in Andalusia. She studied Metabolic Biochemistry and became a Food Scientist and then completed a Master’s degree in Diet ...

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