Our Mission

Make the world of product accessible to all

Since May 2020, Product Buds was founded to create access to opportunities in product — starting from connecting aspiring and early career product managers to industry resources, helping them transition into the field of product management

Our Community Values

Fostering Inclusivity

Sparking Innovation

Paying it Forward

Meet the Product Buds Team

Say hi to us on PB Slack! 👋

Henrika Lim

Henrika LimProduct Buds Linkedin


Milap Patel

Milap PatelProduct Buds Linkedin


Joseph Shin

Joseph ShinProduct Buds Linkedin

Director of Growth and Marketing

Darsh Thakkar

Darsh ThakkarProduct Buds Linkedin

Director of Engagement Strategies

Randy Shao

Randy ShaoProduct Buds Linkedin

Web Developer

Linh Tran

Linh TranProduct Buds Linkedin


Joel Montano

Joel MontanoProduct Buds Linkedin

Fellowship, Mentee Recruiter

Sanjana Sachdeva

Sanjana SachdevaProduct Buds Linkedin

Fellowship, Logistics/Communications

Ami Patel

Ami PatelProduct Buds Linkedin

Protothon, Head of Operations

Alexandra Pinedo

Alexandra PinedoProduct Buds Linkedin

Protothon, Head of Marketing and Partnerships

Kelsey Wu

Kelsey WuProduct Buds Linkedin

Protothon, Head of Strategy and Design

Hassaan Mustafa

Hassaan MustafaProduct Buds Linkedin

Bookclub Lead

Vasanth Rajasekaran

Vasanth RajasekaranProduct Buds Linkedin

Head of Events

Anish Gupta

Anish GuptaProduct Buds Linkedin

Product Case Studies Lead

Avantika Tibrewala

Avantika TibrewalaProduct Buds Linkedin

Project Manager

Lisa Liu

Lisa LiuProduct Buds Linkedin

Marketing and Content Writer

Meet our Amazing Advisors

Jonathan Javier

Jonathan JavierProduct Buds Linkedin

Clement Kao

Clement KaoProduct Buds Linkedin

Jerry Lee

Jerry LeeProduct Buds Linkedin

Product Buds Alumni

Grace Yeung

Grace YeungProduct Buds Linkedin


David Zhou

David ZhouProduct Buds Linkedin


Sarah Ahmed

Sarah AhmedProduct Buds Linkedin

Executive Member

Phyllis Njoroge

Phyllis NjorogeProduct Buds Linkedin

Executive Member

Benjamin Allan-Rahill

Benjamin Allan-RahillProduct Buds Linkedin

Executive Member

Nandana Yadla

Nandana YadlaProduct Buds Linkedin

Executive Member