The English Connection was founded in Hamburg in 2005 by two highly successful consultants, one originating from England and the other from the USA.

With over 8 years’ experience of working with corporate groups, executives and senior management of large companies, due to ever increasing demand, we founders joined forces to create a professional team of consultants, coaches, translators and copywriters.


Natasha Robens

Natasha Robens is co-founder and owner of The English Connection. A native New Yorker, she has a degree in Marketing from the USA, and many years design and management experience in fashion companies in Europe and the Far East. She is a Cambridge University Certified Consultant and specializes in consulting for Executive Business. Natasha has been living and working in Hamburg for the past 18 years.

Dawn Carman-Staub

Born in the United Kingdom, Dawn Carman-Staub has been living in Hamburg for the last 16 years. After completing her Bachelors Degree (BA Media Production) with honors from the University of Bournemouth, she worked for many years as a Production/Set Designer for film and television production in Europe. Dawn has been consulting for the past 6 years in renowned German companies and is co-founder and owner of The English Connection.