Shakira Akabusi

Shakira Akabusi

Shakira Akabusi is an expert in women’s health – specialising in pre and postnatal fitness – founder of StrongLikeMum, author of The StrongLikeMum Method, and keynote speaker.

As a mum of four, Shakira understands first-hand the juggle of balancing parenthood with a healthy lifestyle.

Through StrongLikeMum, Shakira offers expert advice and support, answering all the questions women might have about how to keep active during and after pregnancy.

She is passionate about looking at the power that the female body and mind have on pre- and postpartum and during pregnancy. She believes that mums can be strong and provides advice on exercise, sleep, nutrition and overall lifestyle.

She speaks fluent German as her mother is German.

She is also a mental health advocate and has gone public with her own experiences with Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD).

Contact Great British Speakers today to book women’s health expert Shakira Akabusi for your next event.

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Shakira was a thoughtful, articulate and energetic panelist. She articulates a powerful framework of how physical wellness and mental health go hand in hand. Shakira blends together her own personal journey with a broader understanding of wellness, she was bright and compelling. I would highly recommend her.
Adam Crook, Goldman Sachs International

We worked with Shakira on a number of projects. During each stage of the collaboration, Shakira proved her passion, experience and knowledge that were simply priceless. Shakira is a positive, pro-active and creative person.
Daria Prygiel, Marketing and Communication Manager, MoKee

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