EP #99 - Nicholas Hänny: Swiss Sustainable Fashion

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Timestamps:

5:40 - Why go through college?

10:08 - Going from idea to execution

21:15 - Building a startup part-time

35:33 - Building a community behind a brand

48:54 - Turning investors down

Biography:

Nicholas Hänny is the co-founder and CEO of Nikin, a sustainable fashion startup. Nicholas started Nikin in 2016 together with his childhood friend Robin Gnehm. Within only 4 years, the startup grew to 30 employees and CHF 7.2 m revenue. In 2019, Nicholas received the “Aargauer of the Year Award” as recognition for his work with Nikin. Nicholas has a background in marketing and business administration. He holds a Master of Arts in Business Innovation from the University of St. Gallen and was part of the CEMS program.

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