Natasha Hashimi 

Natasha Hashimi
Entrepreneurship Education Manager
Department
: Enterprise
Room No: O2.55b
Telephone No: +44(0)29 2020 5664
Email Address: nhashimi@cardiffmet.ac.uk

Natasha Hashimi is Cardiff Met’s Entrepreneurship Education Manager and has been working on developing enterprise education both inside and outside the curriculum since 2006. Natasha works with staff, students and graduates to support and develop entrepreneurship opportunities across all five of Cardiff Mets academic schools.

Natasha’s role includes managing the universities entrepreneurs’ society ‘LaunchPad’, developing innovative entrepreneurial programmes and managing the South East Wales Regional Higher Entrepreneurship Education Hub, partners of which include, Cardiff University, University of Glamorgan, University of Newport and the Open University

Natasha developed a passion for enterprise education whilst studying for a BA (hons) in Retail management from the University of Wales Institute Cardiff (UWIC), when in her spare time she set up the universities first enterprise and employability society. After graduating from UWIC Natasha secured the role of Entrepreneurship Coordinator at UWIC and secured a place on the International Entrepreneurship Educators Programme (IEEP) which is a programme run jointly with National Council for Entrepreneurship in Education (NCEE) and Enterprise Educators UK. Natasha is the youngest educator to be awarded a fellowship of NCEE. In 2012 Natasha completed a PGCE PCET and is currently looking for research opportunities to develop her field of expertise further.