Dream of having a business that’s a joy to work in, has room to grow and doesn’t sacrifice your wellbeing?

You want to turn your ideas into a profitable and sustainable business, have the freedom to say no to demands that don’t align with your beliefs, and say yes to work that truly fulfils you.

You want to gain insight on the sticking points, realign the direction of your business, and move forward with confidence.

You want to balance your passion and your business, without it coming at the expense of your relationships and wellbeing.

But you don’t know what action to take.

You’re in a comfortable position, don’t know if your ideas are any good and your friends and family are advising against your out-there plans.

You’re worried about making the wrong decisions, problems in your business are bottlenecking, and its getting hard to know what to prioritise and when to delegate.

You’re spending too much time working, your health and relationships are suffering and you’re feeling burnt out.

I’m Hanan and I work with entrepreneurs who want to balance their lives while running a prospering business.

Whether you’re starting from scratch or need to identify and unblock problem areas, as an accredited business and wellness advisor I’ll help guide you towards achieving a thriving business and life.

Dr. Hanan El Basha is an Empowering Business Strategist who actively advocates for and empowers women to build strategically aligned and profitable businesses utilizing approximately 25 years of professional experience, most of which spent within small- and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) including 11 co-founding and running startups herself. Dr. Hanan is a holder of a Doctorate of Business Administration (DBA) in International Business specializing in “Internationalization for the Sustainable Growth of SMEs” and an MBA in Marketing as well as being an Accredited SME Consultant.

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Education & Certifications

Integrative Nutrition Health Coach

April 2019, Institute of Integrative Nutrition (IIN), USA

Doctorate of Business Administration (DBA)

International Business, March 2018, Walden University, USA

Accredited SME Consultant (ASMEC)

March 2018, Association of Accredited Small Business Consultants (AASBC), USA

Global Social Entrepreneurship Certificate

October 2017, International Council for Small Business (ICSB), USA

Master of Business Administration (MBA)

Marketing, July 2004, American University in Cairo (AUC), Egypt

Bachelor of Arts

Journalism & Mass Communications, June 1998, American University in Cairo (AUC), Egypt

Global Social Entrepreneurship Certificate

International Council for Small Business, USA

Certified Metabolic Balance Coach

Metabolic Balance Institute, Germany

Global Social Entrepreneurship Certificate

October 2017, International Council for Small Business (ICSB), USA

Industry Expertise

  • Business Growth Strategy
  • Startups Mentoring
  • Franchising
  • Real Estate
  • Food & Beverage
  • Fine Foods Retail

Areas of Expertise

  • Startups & SMEs
  • Internationalization
  • SMEs Sustainable Growth
  • Marketing, Communications & PR
  • Entrepreneurial Wellness
Lock-down a viable idea and plan your first moves to help you take that leap of faith
Figure out those problem areas, focus your efforts and apply tweaks to help everything run smoother
Stoke that inner fire and build a simple and effective framework so you wont be lost or overwhelmed
Identify problems in your life and strive towards a healthier future.
Get the support you need, escape crippling inaction as you continue to grow in the challenging world of business.

I believe that business success doesn’t have to come at the expense of your health and happiness. Because when you nurture one, the other will prosper.

When you work with me you’ll have access to my 20-years of experience and qualifications. I’ve worked with 2-person start-ups to 500-employee organisations, co-founded several businesses and have a doctorate and masters degrees in business and am a qualifying integrative nutrition health coach.

As we work together I’ll provide honest feed-back, the support you need to make tough choices and challenge you where you need to be challenged.

I’ll encourage you to find your true purpose following tested frameworks as you feel more joy in your work.

When we’re done you’ll have a plan that lights the way and makes sure your aspirations and wellbeing run in parallel.

I’ll encourage you to find your true purpose following tested frameworks as you feel more joy in your work and gratification in your everyday life.

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