Sebastien Fabre. Vestiaire Collective
Vestiaire Collective concept was created in 2008 with the intention of providing a trusted platform for which users can buy and sell previously owned fashion. It now has a growing community of 700,000 users and over 2.5m social interactions and mentions.
The site differs from other consumer-to-consumer platforms through the combination of unique quality controls as well as the active online community of fashion lovers. All items on the site must be in perfect condition, regarded as on trend, in season and deemed desirable. Additionally, the site offers total freedom to its community members to converse and benefit from peer-to-peer reviews, feedback and comments on products proposed for sale by other members.
Sébastien Fabre - a 41 years old french entrepreneur - is the founder & CEO of Vestiaire Collective, a social shopping site dedicated to fashion. The site differs from other market places through the combination of a strongly curated inventory and a unique quality control process.
With a background in strategy and business development, Sebastien has multiple experiences in creating new revenue streams and development at Vivendi, Microsoft, and Trader Classified Media.
Previously he ran various start-ups including NetClub which sold to Match.com.