Racoon

  • Ahmedabad, India
  • RetailRetail Technology

Find the perfect phone case for your smartphone at your favourite shopping destination.

Founded:
2013
Stage:
Steady Revenues
Market:
B2C

Startup Video

Featured

Image

How this startup by IIM-C alumni fights piracy and mediocre design | YourStory

Feb 01, 2016


First Customer

Sep

2014

First printer signed onto platform

Dec

Phone models increased from 27 to 80

Mar

2015

25000 phone cases sold

Aug

Launch of t-shirts, posters & framed-art

Sep

First independent artist signed onto platform

Oct

API integration with Amazon & Flipkart

Nov

Racoon today

50000 phone cases sold 6 printers & 12 artists Cases for 181 phone models

Jan

2016

Jobs


Team Summary

Our three person founding team graduated from IIM Calcutta in 2012.
Naresh - Business Development. Studied at Univ. of Mumbai. Worked for Capillary & Tech Mahindra.
Siva - Technology. Studied Comp Sci at IIT Madras. Worked for Adobe & Microsoft.
Aditya - Marketing. Studied Journalism at the Univ. of Wisconsin-Madison. Worked for Airtel.

Team

Founding Team

Sivaprakash


Co-Founder, Technology, Operations

Co-Founder and CTO @ Racoon Past - Microsoft PM, Adobe Software developer Edu - IIM Calcutta, IIT Madras

WORK

Racoon Digital (2015 - present)
Co-Founder and CTO

Microsoft (2012 - 2015)
Program Manager

BNP Paribas (2011 - 2011)
Fixed Income Trading Intern

EDUCATION

Indian Institute of Management, Calcutta
PGDM • 2010 - 2012

Indian Institute of Technology, Madras
BTech • 2004 - 2008

Aditya Tripathi


Co-Founder, Marketing, Operations

Founder @ Racoon Digital, Doon School, University of Wisconsin-Madison, Indian Institute of Management Calcutta

WORK

Racoon Digital (2013 - present)
Founder

airtel (2013 - 2013)
Assistant Manager-Sales

airtel (2012 - 2012)
Management Trainee

EDUCATION

Indian Institute of Management, Calcutta
PGDM • 2010 - 2012

University of Wisconsin-Madison
B.A. • 2006 - 2010

The Doon School
ISC • 2000 - 2006

Naresh Bharadwaj


Co-Founder, Business Development, Technology

Founder, CEO @ Racoon Digital, Senior Manager - Business Development & Client Relationships @ Capillary Technologies, Product Management Intern @ Yahoo

WORK

Racoon Digital (2013 - present)
Founder, CEO

Capillary Technologies (2012 - 2013)
Senior Manager - Business Development & Client Relationships

Yahoo (2011 - 2011)
Product Management Intern

EDUCATION

Indian Institute of Management, Calcutta
PGDM • 2010 - 2012

K.J. Somaiya College of Engineering, Vidyavihar
B.E. • 2002 - 2006

Gokuldham High School
1996 - 2000

Product/Service Summary

Racoon is a fast-growing brand of print-on-demand phone cases in the Indian designer accessories market. We are at steady revenue growth and are looking to raise INR 4Cr. of funding through angels & other early-stage investors.

Product/Service Descriptions