Ayesha Shakya
Ayesha Shakya is a Webby-winning Product Manager interested in building user-centric products, creating seamless digital experiences and making lasting impact. 

She is currently working at Malala Fund, ​​an international, non-profit organization, founded by Nobel Peace Prize Laureate Malala Yousafzai, working to advocate for girls’ education around the world.

She is based out of New York City, where she moved for her Master's degree in Journalism and Digital Innovation from New York University. She previously interned at Facebook and collaborated with Instagram to publish a set of best practices for news publishers and creators to produce content for Instagram Stories.

Her career began in Singapore, where she studied Information Engineering & Media at Nanyang Technological University. She moved back to her hometown in Kathmandu, Nepal and joined Nepali Times as the Digital Producer, where she led digital news storytelling. 

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