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Who We Are

Our journey began in 2018, when a simple idea grew into a passionate and unique youth-led social enterprise making a difference.

Our Story

Founded by Shubhangi Rana and Jesselina Rana, Pad2Go's mission was born from a profound exploration of the challenges faced by menstruating individuals in Nepal. Motivated by their own experiences, a burning desire to make a difference was ignited.

Pad2Go is committed to revolutionizing the societal perspective on menstruation in Nepal. We are dedicated to breaking stereotypes and ensuring future generations have equitable access to menstrual products, free from stigma and shame; Strengthening Lives, Shaping the Future.

Alina Pandey (she/her)

Alina is an undergraduate student passionately working towards her BA LLB degree to become a lawyer. Her deep-seated interest lies in research, human rights law, and politics, evident in her active involvement on the student advisory board and the gender champions cell within her college. Beyond her academic commitments, Alina enjoys socializing, painting, and treasuring moments with her canine companion.

Legal Research and Menstrual Advocacy

Dristi Malla (she/her)

Dristi Malla, currently pursuing business studies at Kathmandu School of Management, plays a pivotal role in Pad2Go's sales and marketing hub, actively contributing to the company's social impact initiatives. In addition to her academic endeavors, she finds joy in binge-watching sitcoms and delving into the captivating realms of fiction

Sales and Menstrual Advocacy

Diva KC (she/her)

Diva KC, a senior at Wellesley College, is currently pursuing a major in Women and Gender Studies with a minor in Biology on the Pre-medical Track. With aspirations to become an OB-GYN and provide care for marginalized groups globally, her passion for women's health and rights led her to join Pad2Go. As a Nepali-American, Diva remains committed to staying connected to her roots while advocating for menstrual health and female empowerment.


The Team

Jesselina Rana (she/her)

Jesselina, a human rights lawyer with an LL.M degree from Harvard Law School, currently serves as the UN Advisor for an international human rights organization. Her passion seamlessly blends feminism, human rights, and the law, driven by a firm belief in the transformative power of people to drive positive and lasting change through evidence-based advocacy and legal innovation. Connect with her on LinkedIn.

Awards: Harvard PSVF Fellowship, Forbes 30 Under 30, Yunus and Youth Social Impact Award, AGUASAN Pitch Competition, Accelerate Her: INSEAD Centre for Entrepreneurship Award

Shubhangi Rana (she/her)

Shubhangi, a civil engineer by training, is currently pursuing an MBA degree at MIT Sloan. Her passion centers around addressing socio-economic inequalities through innovative ideas. As a social impact entrepreneur, she actively seeks projects that prioritize the three Ps - People, Planet, and Profit, representing the essence of both current and future development. Connect with her on LinkedIn.

Awards: MIT PKG Fellowship, Forbes 30 Under 30, Yunus and Youth Social Impact Award, AGUASAN Pitch Competition, Accelerate Her: INSEAD Centre for Entrepreneurship Award

The Founders

Vision and Mission

Pad2Go's core mission and vision revolve around advancing menstrual equity. We are committed to dismantling barriers and stigmas surrounding menstruation while advocating for and ensuring access to menstrual products and education for all.


We envision a society that is not marred by menstrual inequality. Change starts today for a better future tomorrow.


To challenge age-old perceptions and obstacles around menstruation in an innovative and holistic way.

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