Amazing women entrepreneurs shared with us their incredible adventure through entrepreneurship. Because women still face many hurdles, they give us inspiring and useful advices to help futur entrepreneurs to take the leap!
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🇮🇳 Meet Ranjana in India
Founder of the Centre for Social Research, Ranjana always fought for women’s rights. Author of ‘Brides are not for burning’, she witnessed a dowry murder in her young age. Since then, she fights for more equality between women and men in India.
🇿🇦 Meet Valerie in South Africa
Serial entrepreneur, Valerie’s ability to transform businesses into gold is not to prove anymore. She founded many companies from pet shops to home designed boutiques. She is now the CEO of a Geospatial company in Cape Town!
🇨🇦 Meet Caroline in Canada
Originally from Lebanon, Caroline witnessed war in her country. She is able to share today her story and best tips to encourage future women entrepreneurs. Founder of Women in Governance, Caroline is a well-known figure of gender parity.
🇳🇦 Meet Sandra in Namibia
When at University, Sandra realized her potential and her passion for chemistry. Founder of Kiyomisandz, Sandra is the first woman entrepreneur to export her products out of her country. Amongst Forbes 30Under30, she is a role model for many young Namibian.
🇦🇺 Meet Lynette in Australia
Entrepreneur, CEO, Board member, Advisor… Lynette has a lot to share to future entrepreneurs. After the sale of her business, she is now Co-Chair of The B Team, a company formed by business leaders led by Richard Branson, to catalyse a better way of doing business.
🇧🇷 Meet Camila in Brazil
Business angel investor, jury at the Brazilian TV show “Shark Tank”, she is devoted to invest in businesses in particular led by women. Entrepreneur herself, Camila has an incredible career and many tips to share to future female leaders who will go through fundraising.
🇵🇪 Meet Maria in Peru
After a successful career the United States, Maria founded Crack the Code in Lima. Her goal: to train young Peruvian coming from diverse backgrounds to coding. By empowering youth from Peru, this woman entrepreneur works for building a better society.
🇿🇦 Meet Janine in South Africa
Janine is the founder of Myburgh Attorneys Inc. and former president of the Cape Chamber of Commerce, she is the only woman who has been elected in the Chambers. Committed to fairness, she is also a Board Member of International Women’s Entrepreneurs Challenge (IWEC).
🇮🇳 Meet Shalini in India
Along with a group of friends, she founded Financial Sketchers. Her determination and successful career in her past positions confirmed her willingness to build a company that went internationally after few months only! She shares her tips for more inclusion, a key to innovation.
🇦🇷 Meet Doris in Argentina
Doris is a strategic thinker with proven entrepreneurial, leadership and execution skills developed over a successful 40 year career. She is currently dedicated to the development of sustainable energy projects in Latin America with LUFT Energía & LUFT Latam.
🇮🇳 Meet Tanya in India
Tanya transformed her passion for news reading to find a community driven platform called Eat My News with more than 1000 members across the world. Eat My News was born with a vision that one day every person will be positively inspired, informed, and intelligent.
🇦🇺 Meet Andrea in Australia
Andrea is a travel and tourism consultant with more than 15 years’ experience. Her key area of expertise is Chinese inbound tourism, with a particular emphasis on engaging regional destinations and operators. A Mandarin speaker, she has been involved with China since 1988.
🇳🇿 Meet Anwen, New-Zealand
Anwen launched CareerMum to introduce fresh perspectives on the topic of gender equality, that puts crucial emphasis on improving the working environment for career mums. Over the past 3 years, Anwen has supported hundreds of women.
🇧🇷 Meet Daniella in Brazil
Daniella Morier is the founder and Executive Director of Avantare, an innovative digital marketing company providing a complete range of services for major corporations: from strategic planning and interaction design till information technology.
🇮🇳 Meet Rashi in India
Active social entrepreneur and a young changemaker, Rashi Anand set up in 2012 the not-for-profit organization Lakshyam. After a trip to the capital city, she decided to uplift the cause of child development and women empowerment.
🇲🇾 Meet Yong Yee in Malaysia
Innovative consultant, facilitator, coach and entrepreneur, Yong Yee recently founded Design Tinker, a creative problem-solving agency. Besides her entrepreneurial activities, Yong Yee is passionate about sports and spending time to train and overpass herself.
🇵🇪 Meet Flavia in Peru
Financial market professional and entrepreneur, Flavia co-founded Zest Capital, a company focused on wealth management solutions. By democratizing private banking within Latam region, Flavia managed to set up the first and biggest fintech entreprise in Peru.
🇳🇿 Meet Aude in New-Zealand
French on a road trip to New-Zealand, Aude never left the country. She founded along with her husband Grafted, a joinery, furniture and design business. The couple focus on practical contemporary designs and use sustainably sourced material.
🇦🇺 Meet Naby in Australia
Social scientist, Naby found her passion in entrepreneurship after her studies. Currently CEO of her second startup in insurtech, Naby enjoys bringing a new dynamic to the traditional industry. She came from the Maldives in her twenties and never left Australia since then.
🇦🇷 Meet Catalina in Argentina
After a trip in northern Argentina when she was 19, Catalina decided to act against child malnutrition and bad sanitary conditions. She founded Haciendo Camino, that works to improve the quality of life of children and their families through women’s empowerment.
🇲🇲 Meet Nang Mya in Myanmar
Nang Mya married her husband who owned a large and traditional silk factory in Myanmar. When he passed away, she was named Director of the factory, managing more than 120 employees. Nang Mya is now looking for her daughter to pass the torch.