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Hi! I am Soha El-Baklawy

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Hi! I am Soha El-Baklawy

Founder, Businessita

1 Review / 5 Sessions

I am an entrepreneur and a mentor, dedicated to empowering startups and driving impactful social change globally. As an entrepreneur and the visionary behind Businessita, I often faced decision fatigue during my journey. This inspiration led me to mentorship, aspiring to simplify choices for fellow entrepreneurs on their journey.


English, Arabic

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30 Minutes

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About Me

Meet Soha, a dynamic individual with over 22 years of professional experience. Armed with a Cardiff master’s in business Strategies and a Doctorate in Entrepreneurship specializing in Women in Social Entrepreneurship, she is passionate about driving meaningful change.

Soha is the founder of Businessita, a startup venture where she practices what she preaches in the entrepreneurial ecosystem. Believing in the power of diversity, she empowers women to excel in the workplace, leveraging their unique strengths.

Her notable achievement includes the development of the "Social Business Canvas," seamlessly integrating Sustainable Development Goals into everyday business processes. This innovative approach simplifies social impact measurement, freeing social entrepreneurs to focus on their mission independently.

Soha is internationally recognized, having received multiple awards and being honored as one of the top 50 influential women in her field. As a mentor, trainer, and strategy & startup advisor, she brings a wealth of experience and accolades to inspire and empower individuals and organizations.


  • Delivered 420+ consultation hour
  • Delivered 600+ mentorship hours
  • 4 talks (Nationally and Internationally)
  • 23+ features (Nationally and Internationally)
  • 4+ jury (Nationally and internationally)
  • Mentored 150+ Entrepreneur (Nationally and Internationally)
  • Delivered 6+ Corporate Strategy and development consultations


Women Entrepreneurship
Women Entrepreneurship

Deep understanding of the challenges and opportunities faced by women entrepreneurs. Ability to provide mentorship and guidance to empower women in business. Experience in developing strategies to leverage women's strengths and traits in the workplace. Advocate for diversity and inclusion in entrepreneurship


Expertise in crafting compelling narratives that resonate with the target audience. Skillful in using storytelling to communicate brand messages and values. Ability to create engaging content for marketing and branding purposes. Experience in leveraging storytelling to build emotional connections with customers.

Growth Strategy
Growth Strategy

Proficient in designing and implementing growth strategies for startups and businesses. Skillful in identifying market opportunities and developing expansion plans. Experience in scaling operations, entering new markets, and launching new products. Ability to analyze market trends and customer insights to drive growth.


Proven track record as a leader in various roles, including founder, director, and board member. Ability to inspire and motivate teams to achieve their goals. Strong decision-making skills and strategic thinking. Experience in driving organizational growth and fostering a positive work culture.

Brand Strategy
Brand Strategy

Extensive experience in developing brand strategies for diverse industries. Ability to define brand positioning, messaging, and target audience. Skillful in creating cohesive brand identities and visual representations. Expertise in building brand awareness and differentiation in the market.

Work Experience

Chapter Director

Nov, 2022 to Present

    • Building a network of events both online and offline.
    • Creating a team of dedicated volunteers to launch and operate the chapter.
    • Empowering startups through knowledge, tools, and fostering collaborative growth in a vibrant entrepreneurial community.
Startup Grind New Cairo
The International Alliance for Women

Oct, 2019 to Present

    • Media board member & VP overseeing rebranding initiatives.
    • Crafting effective marketing strategies, planning, and executing online campaigns.
    • Collaborating across teams, leveraging digital platforms for maximum campaign impact.
Board Member and VP
Businessita WE

Jan, 2018 to Present

    • Conduct thorough market research to understand audience, competitors, and trends.
    • Establish legal compliance, structure, and internal protocols for operations and finance.
    • Promote women empowerment through innovative services, community building, and global market expansion.
Founder and CEO
Healthy life Int. Company

Jan, 2012 to Jan, 2015

    • Enhanced company efficiency by restructuring protocols and financial systems.
    • Innovated product offerings through research and development, ensuring regulatory compliance.
    • Successfully rebranded the company for a new direction, resolving legal matters for a clean, compliant status.
Executive Manager

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