ABOUT YOU is digitalizing the classic shopping stroll by creating an inspiring and personalized shopping experience on the smartphone. The platform is tailoring the site to each customer’s individual style. At ABOUT YOU, the focus is on the customer and as such, the infinite number of different personalities which find their expression through fashion and are supported by ABOUT YOU. In addition to a wide range of inspirations, women and men between 20 and 49 years of age will also find an assortment of more than 150,000 articles from over 1,000 brands at aboutyou.com. With more than 10 million monthly active users, ABOUT YOU is one of the largest fashion and lifestyle platforms in Europe. The fashion-tech company has made sales of €283 million in 2017/18 and is expecting sales of €450-480 million in the current financial year, which is equal to an annual transaction volume of more than €1,6 billion. The company is currently valued at over one billion US dollars, which makes ABOUT YOU Hamburg’s first unicorn.
ABOUT YOU GmbH was founded in 2014 as a subsidiary of the Otto Group and is part of the Group’s portfolio today. The management team includes serial entrepreneurs and digital experts Tarek Müller (29, Marketing & Brands) and Sebastian Betz (28, Tech & Product) as well as former Roland Berger-strategist Hannes Wiese (37, Operations & Finance).