Kate Davies

Shipa Khan

Shipa Khan is Vice-Chair of the Portsmouth (PBBA) Portsmouth Bangladesh Business Association and Community Development Officer at the Portsmouth City Council.

Sass Adams

Rev. Sass Adams (they/them) is a freelance social media advisor, an ordained Interfaith Minister, and the founder of Spiritunity.

Salina Ali

Salina is a chartered accountant and lecturer currently working for the University of Portsmouth. She is also a member of PBBA (Portsmouth Bangladeshi Business Association), and sister of Entrepreneur in Resident, Faz Ahmed, owner of well-known The Akash restaurant in Southsea.

Roni Edwards

A dance practitioner by trade, Roni Edwards is also the founder and director of Pamodzi Creatives, a community interest company (CIC).

Jodie Hughes

Through AWE, Jodie learnt how to value herself as a businesswoman. She took what felt like an almost impossible task and broke it down into small chunks of achievable targets.

Cécile Ivanes

Through her creativity and engineering skills, Cécile has created a successful business that reflects her unique values and talents.

Amy Doyle

Amy wanted to help other female founders with additional barriers thrive in the business world so set up The Lark Network.

Imen Ayari

Imen Ayari

Imen Ayari is a business coach and a marketing expert, as well as a mentor for AWE. Originally from Tunisia, Imen decided to enter the beauty industry back in 1997.

Siobainn Chaplin

Siobainn Chaplin

Siobainn is using her long career in working with young people in her new service designed to help children and their parents or carers to start to communicate again and understand each other’s perspective during difficult times.