Barcelona entrepreneurs


Founders of Housfy, Albert Bosch (left) and Miquel Mora (right).

Co-founder and CEO of Housfy, Albert Bosch, explains his business. more

Sep 3, 2017 11:58 PM Business & Working

Salvatore Mazza, founder of La web del Born, shares his entrepreneurial journey. more

Apr 7, 2016 12:58 PM

Tori Sparks guides us through the ins and outs of being ‘autónomo’ in Spain. more

Jan 4, 2016 3:57 PM Business & Working 1 Comments

We speak to the founder of the Barcelona Hair Academy, Swedish-native Emma Kareliussen. more

Dec 31, 2015 1:12 PM FEATURES

Barcelona resident and professional life coach, Sam Mednick, answers your questions on life in the city. more

Nov 30, 2015 3:09 PM LIVING

Toby Paramor tells us about his experience setting up and running Stoke Travel, a surf, festival and events business. more

May 26, 2015 4:32 PM Business & Working

We speak to Swedish entrepreneur and founder of, Johanna Thörnblad. more

Feb 1, 2015 2:59 PM Community

Say goodbye to bank loans. Now, with crowdfunding, all you need is the average Joe to finance your idea. more

Jan 2, 2015 5:01 PM FEATURES

Meet Mariona Martinez and Marc Navarra, founders of Bamboo Bikes Barcelona, a crowdfunding success story. more

Dec 31, 2014 1:44 PM Business & Working

A growing number of foreigners are setting up businesses in Barcelona. Photos by Lee Woolcock. more

May 29, 2014 4:44 PM Business & Working

Last month, Ed Hamilton launched Lavalocker, a new dry-cleaning and laundry concept aimed at making life simpler in Barcelona more

Nov 6, 2013 12:54 PM Business & Working 1 Comments

We talk to the two women behind Cubick, an accommodation and events services company aimed at international visitors to Barcelona more

Jul 16, 2013 11:03 AM LIVING

Eugenia Espinosa is a psychologist dedicated to helping people with a wide array of issues, some of which are related to immigration and acculturation more

Nov 16, 2012 12:00 AM Business & Working

Based on her own experiences of trying to find a space for her new yoga studio in Barcelona, Heather Anderson tells us about some of the pitfalls of looking for business premises in Barcelona, along with suggestions for success. more

Jun 26, 2012 12:34 PM Business & Working 3 Comments

Manuel Gómez is the director of the water filter company Arpa Quality Urban Aqua in Barcelona—he tells us how the company got started and his experience of doing business in Barcelona more

Jun 21, 2012 12:58 PM LIVING

The Beer Shop—Barcelona's newest international beer emporium

Photo by Andrew Pollen

Just opened in Sant Gervasi is The Beer Shop, an enterprise put together by Jorge Blanes in an attempt to entice locals with foreign brews more

May 24, 2012 10:57 AM EATING AND DRINKING

The man behind Hairdates, a website that helps you check out local hairdressers and make your appointments, tell us how the company was created more

May 16, 2012 10:33 AM Business & Working 1 Comments

We hear from Anthony Llobet, owner of four hair salons on Barcelona and a growing star in the Spanish media and fashion sectors for his hair-cutting skills and expertise—he explains his experience as a Barcelona entrepreneur more

Apr 17, 2012 11:21 AM Business & Working 2 Comments

Colin McElwee

Photo by Lee Woolcock

Nicola Thornton talks to Colin McElwee, Manager Director of Worldreader more

Mar 30, 2012 12:00 AM FEATURES

Barcelona business coach Edward Hamilton has some words of advice for local business owners about avoiding usual pitfalls that could bring negative consequences for your company more