Posts by Meghan and Heidi


Originally from Poland, Dominika Miernik started up her own coaching business while living in the UK and then moved it to Italy. She also runs a monthly podcast called The Expat Career and Lifestyle including successful stories that can inspire others. Name: Dominika Miernik Title: Coach, Podcaster Business/Company: DM Coaching Country/countries of origin: Poland Expat country/countries: UK, Italy Current country: Italy...

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Rachel speaks 6 languages, has lived in several countries over the past 15 years.  Facing many challenges and opportunities along the way, she has learned from some great experiences. She teaches her expertise in cultural training and languages. Name: Rachel Smets Title: Coach, Mentor, Author Business/Company: Rachel Smets Personal Coach / Expat to Inpat Country/countries of origin: Belgium Expat country/countries: UK, NL, France,...

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Alexandra Eleftheriou founded her company The Mothership International while living and working in Qatar as a nanny. Name: Alexandra Eleftheriou Title: Founder Business/Company: The Mothership International Country/countries of origin: UK (London) Expat country/countries: Qatar Current country: UK (London) Alexandra’s story in a nutshell: I am a trained Nanny and Maternity Nurse and got a job to work in Qatar where I learned a...

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Catherine Shovlin helps to transform violence into beauty and give hope in Syrian refugee camps where hope is a four letter word. A refugee twinning project. Name: Catherine Shovlin Title: Organiser of Syrian refugee camp project Business/Company: Director, New Cross charity Bold Vision Country/countries of origin: UK Expat country/countries: Columbia Current country: UK Catherine’s story in a nutshell: I have travelled...

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Christine Funke moved abroad just after finishing college in the States, was an expat in China for several years and now lives in Germany and runs a portable virtual assistance business. Name: Christine Funke Title: Founder & Principal Business/Company: Spark Virtual Assistance Country/countries of origin: USA Expat country/countries: China, Germany Current country: Germany Christine’s story in a nutshell: I moved abroad...

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