Trine Angeline Sig is the co-founder and managing director of Real Relief in Denmark, a global organization whose mission is to make a difference in the lives of millions of vulnerable people across the globe. Trine has 16 years of experience in aid & relief, working with UN organizations as well as NGOs.
In this episode, Trine discusses her journey to help women and girls around the world access safe, clean and reusable sanitary pads with the new intelligent Safe Pad.
“Our industry is the most important industry. . . we help people thrive and survive.”
1:40 – Newest Launch, The Sanitary Pad – Safe Pad
4:00 – Pilot with Denmark Refugee council
4:45 – Lightbulb moment
8:50 – Hurdles in creating this new product
12:05 – How do you relax with such big goals weighing on you?
14:15 – If you could solve a different problem in the world, what would that be?
15:46 – What is the best country you’ve traveled to and why?
17:20 – Favorite story of someone using your product