901-754-9404
My List0

We've now made it easier for you to research and save your favorite keynotes speakers. Click on the + sign to add a speaker to your Speaker List and email your favorites to colleagues and friends.

using System.Text.RegularExpressions;
Sahar Hashemi, Business Trends Speaker

Sahar Hashemi

    Entrepreneur & Innovation Expert
Full Bio
In Person-Fee 🛈

$30,000 - $50,000

Virtual Fee:

Please Inquire

Travels From

United Kingdom

Sahar Hashemi Video

Sahar Hashemi Video

Sahar Hashemi is the co-founder of Coffee Republic and author of the UK's 2nd highest selling book on entrepreneurship ever: Anyone Can Do It. Sahar's story is an inspirational tale of how she stopped "thinking about it" and "did it". She is the speaker ambassador for the Prince's Trust, lecturer at the London Business School Entrepreneurship program and was named one of the "20 most powerful women in Britain under 35" by the Independent on Sunday.

Sahar Hashemi is one of UK's most inspirational female entrepreneurs and a powerful speaker on innovation and entrepreneurial mindset sharing with the audience her captivating personal stories of building two famous brands; Coffee Republic, UK's first coffee bar chain, which she and her brother grew to 110 stores and £30m turnover and exited in 2001, and Skinny Candy, the guilt free confectionery brand which she sold to Glisten Plc in 2007.

She is a bestselling author - her book 'Anyone Can Do It- building Coffee Republic from our kitchen table' has been translated into 6 languages.

Her second book 'Switched On' published in May 2010 is about developing the entrepreneurial mindset in large corporations. It hits the right note with many organisations who in recent years, having been through great change, want their employees to think differently, more proactively and much more creatively.

'Switched On' covers 8 practical habits, for example getting into your customers shoes, getting out of the office and taking 100% of yourself to work.

Sahar has an 'Ask Sahar' column in Director magazine where readers every month ask her questions about innovation, customer service and the entrepreneurial mindset in the workplace.

'sahar's passion for innovation energises the room. The equivalent of a double espresso....' London Innovation Forum

'your energising talk on the necessity of passion to drive business growth was inspiring for everyone' Infosys

'The audience had a real 'can do' spirit afterwards. I do hope you appreciate what an impact you make.' NHSthe guilt free confectionery brand which she sold to Glisten Plc in 2007.

She is a bestselling author - her book 'Anyone Can Do It- building Coffee Republic from our kitchen table' has been translated into 6 languages.

Her second book 'Switched On' published in May 2010 is about developing the entrepreneurial mindset in large corporations. It hits the right note with many organisations who in recent years, having been through great change, want their employees to think differently, more proactively and much more creatively.

'Switched On' covers 8 practical habits, for example getting into your customers shoes, getting out of the office and taking 100% of yourself to work.

Sahar has an 'Ask Sahar' column in Director magazine where readers every month ask her questions about innovation, customer service and the entrepreneurial mindset in the workplace.

'sahar's passion for innovation energises the room. The equivalent of a double espresso....' London Innovation Forum

'your energising talk on the necessity of passion to drive business growth was inspiring for everyone' Infosys

'The audience had a real 'can do' spirit afterwards. I do hope you appreciate what an impact you make.' NHS

  •     The Switched On Mindset - 'Igniting Creativity and Innovation'
  •     8 Habits for a Switched On Mindset
  •     Anyone Can Do It - Awakening the Entrepreneur Within
  •     Life Outside the Comfort Zone - An Entrepreneur's Journey
  •     Entrepreneurial Leadership
  •     Standing in the Customer's shoes
  •     Anyone Can Do It - The Journey of Turning an Idea into a Business

Speaking Topics:

Related Speakers

Jackie Kallen, Healthcare Speaker

Jackie Kallen

One of Boxing's First and Most Successful Female Managers.

Dianna Booher, Business Communications Speaker

Dianna Booher

Communication Skills for Business Leaders...Turning Information Into Results!™

Gerard Braud, Crisis Management Speaker

Gerard Braud

Effective Communications for Critical Times

Kaihan Krippendorff, financial speaker

Kaihan Krippendorff

Strategy & Innovation Expert

Gail Evans, Women in Business Speaker

Gail Evans

Best-Selling Author of "Play Like A Man

Steve Goreham, Environment Speaker

Steve Goreham

Environmental Researcher

Robin Fisher Roffer, Speaker

Robin Fisher Roffer

Founder and CEO

Daniel  Newman

Daniel Newman

CEO

Barry Moltz, small business speaker

Barry Moltz

Small Business Expert

Tom Smith, Change Speaker

Tom Smith

Josh Linkner, Innovation Speaker

Josh Linkner

Five-time Tech Entrepreneur

Whitney Johnson Speaker

Whitney Johnson

50 Leading Business Thinkers

Reviews

Testimonials

I just wanted to thank Matt Meyer and Sheryl Moon for their meticulous assistance with identifying, securing and preparing our chosen guest s..

Testimonials | TraceLink | Executive Speakers

This was my first experience using ESB to locate and secure a keynote speaker for my Corporate event. They were extremely easy to work with a..

AngMar Medical Holdings

"Matt Meyer was really wonderful in assisting me to find the correct keynote speaker for our conference. Jenny Foreman was completely on top ..

The Anchor Group

"As always, Executive Speakers Bureau helped us execute another flawless event. It is always so reassuring to know that you have a team behin..

Texas Hospital Association

"What stands out about the times I have worked with Executive Speakers Bureau is their lightning-fast response time. ESB’s account exec..

Keynote Speaker

"I've worked with Richard and ESB for many years and he's always able to deliver for us. He works hard to meet your speaker goals within the ..

Chem Dry

"Angela is the best!!! I can always count on her honest feedback about speakers. She helps me look like a hero to my company!"

Testimonials | Medtronic | Executive Speakers

"ESB continues to deliver great options for us as we plan our event each year."

Testimonials | Arkansas Heart Hospital | Executive Speakers

“I am banging my head against the wall right now for all the times I have done this without using Executive Speakers Bureau. This ..

Clorox Client

"The conference was an immense hit – we certainly raised the bar in our company on how conferences are planned and executed. You and yo..

Testimonials | Benchmark Global Hospitality | Executive Speakers
Need Suggestions? Have Questions?

Need Suggestions? Have Questions?

Call to discuss how we can you help find the right speaker(s) for your organization.

Get Ideas in 1 hour or less

Executive Speakers Bureau consistently receives praises about our speed and efficiency. From the beginning of your event planning, our extensive online speaker database and resourceful staff allow us to quickly equip you with the best speaker for your event.

Need a last minute speaker? No worries. Our speed and efficiency help us give you ideas for speakers in one hour or less.

Please fill in information below