Sahar Hashemi is one of the UK's most inspirational female entrepreneurs and a powerful speaker on innovation and entrepreneurial mindset in corporations.
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 six languages. As well as being a bestselling author, Sahar was recently awarded an OBE 'for services to the UK Economy and to charity' in the 2012 Birthday Honours list.
Sahar's passion for innovation energises the room.
Speaking at Kent & Medway B2B on 11 June 2013 at the Ashford International Hotel, Kent