6Degree

  • Mumbai, India
  • FashionFashion Technology, Fashion, Social Network, Platform as a Service, Subscription Commerce, Online Aggregator, Platform, Marketplace

6Degree is a platform that provides end to end brand solutions for fashion designers and brands through a subscription model

Founded:
2015
Stage:
Steady Revenues
Market:
B2B

Startup Video

Featured

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6Degree brings the fashion industry on one platform | Financial Express

E-commerce start-up 6Degree launched a platform where designers, bloggers, brands, models—each a vital part of the fashion industry—could reach out to each other.

Feb 12, 2018

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6Degree Raises $400k | Economic Times

6Degree raises $400k from IAN and TAN Advisors

Jan 31, 2018

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6Degree rasies $200,000 from IAN | Forbes

6Degree rasies its seed round of $200,000 from Indian Angel Network (IAN) for expansion of existing services and rollout of its new enterprise application

Jun 09, 2016

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7 Rising Startups of India | TechinAsia

6Degree touted to be one of the 7 startups in India to watch out for. A niche space with a trillion dollar market.

Jun 08, 2016

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6Degree launches 7 designers in Mumbai | Showbiz Bazaar

6Degree brought together seven new fashion designers from across the country and abroad, launching them in Mumbai.

Feb 07, 2016

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Economic Times Coverage | Economic Times

Oct 18, 2015

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6Degree in Vogue | YourStory

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Inc42 coverage | Inc 42


Founded

Launch at Lakme Fashion Week August 2014

Aug

2014

Funding

Angel Funding from UK and India

Oct

New Product Release

Pilot Launch of the product

Jan

2015

Funding

Seed Round initiated. Next round of funding from CIBA

Oct

Funding

Raised $200,000 from Indian Angel Network (IAN)

Jun

2016

Customer

Signed exclusive deal with Lakme Fashion Week, replacing Jabong.com

Aug

New Product Release

Launched maiden fashion services portal names as "6Degree Studio"

Dec

Funding

Raised $400k from IAN and TAN Advisors

Jan

2018

Jobs


Team Summary

Nikhil Hegde: Co-Founder: MBA from University of Leeds, UK
An alumnus from the University of Leeds is the Co-Founder of 6Degree. Nikhil comes with a rich experience in the consulting industry across KPMG, Airtel, Tata, and then completed his MBA at the University of Leeds. He has been featured in the Financial Times in September 2014 for his advisory role for a UK Arts organization.

Amit Bhardwaj: Co-Founder: MBA from SITM
Amit, the Co-Founder of 6Degree, is an experienced techno-business expert and known for his core ideation in designing the 6Degree platform. He has won several awards for product innovation in Tata, including the finalist at Tata Innovista. Amit led the Enterprise product management for Tata teleservices in the domain of IoT and Machine learning applications.

Amritha Parekh: Head - Business
Shiksha Shrivastava: Head - Operations
Nishankh Sainani: Fashion Designer
Esha Kanani: Marketing Specialist
Paras Chawla: Business dEvelopment / Sales

Team

Founding Team

MBA from SITM Product Manager - Tata Telservices

WORK

6Degree Limited (2014 - present)
Co-Founder & COO

Wave Crest Group (2012 - 2013)
Manager - Mobile Payment & Apps

Tata Docomo Business Services (2010 - 2012)
Deupty Manager - Enterprise Products

EDUCATION

Symbiosis International University
MBA • 2006 - 2008

Magadh University
B.A • 2002 - 2006

Nikhil Hegde


Co-Founder, CEO

Current - CoFounder of 6Degree MBA from University of Leeds, Past - Head Fraud Risk Management @Airtel

WORK

6Degree (2014 - present)
Co Founder & CEO

Bharti Airtel Limited (2012 - 2013)
Head - Business Engagement & Support

Tata Teleservices (2010 - 2012)
Deputy Manager - Corporate Revenue Assurance

EDUCATION

University of Leeds
Master of Business Administration (MBA) • 2013 - 2014

German Graduate School of Management and Law (GGS)
2014 - 2014

Visvesvaraya Technological University
Bachelor of Engineering • 2001 - 2005

Team Members

Nishankh Sainani

Nishankh Sainani


Head - Designer Interface
Amritha Parekh

Amritha Parekh


Manager
Shiksha Shrivastava

Shiksha Shrivastava


Manager

Product/Service Summary

6Degree is a platform that provides brand management solutions for fashion designers and lifestyle brands through a tech enabled marketplace. Designer brands and lifestyle companies can choose off the shelf packages through a subscription service or build their own package.
6Degree also provides a platform for emerging fashion designers to showcase their collections on leading fashion runways across the world in premier fashion weeks.

Product/Service Descriptions