Born on 6th June, 1983 in Hyderabad and raised in a humble abode in Bandra East, Kashiff Khan has gained media attention from all around the world and established a global presence while excelling in the Indian fashion industry.
His journey with fashion started in the most unconventional way. After having dropped out of school and doing odd jobs like selling SIM cards and newspaper subscriptions at South
Bombay, he only went on to enter the world of glitz and glamour later on.
Arguably, he is a fashion powerhouse in the Indian industry full of creative ideas, entrepreneurial spirit and a never-dying passion for fashion. Having started the Fashion TV India brand more than two years ago, Khan brings more than a dozen years of managerial and business experience to lead Fashion TV India’s talented team based out of Mumbai.
Arguably, he is a fashion powerhouse in the Indian industry full of creative ideas, entrepreneurial spirit and a never-dying passion for fashion. Having started the Fashion TV India brand more than six years ago, Khan brings more than a dozen years of managerial and business experience to lead Fashion TV India’s talented team based out of Mumbai.
For most managing directors who work in the fashion industry, launches are a big event but they are old hat for Khan, 38, who has already started several franchise businesses under the Fashion TV umbrella providing en number of fashionable services to its loyal customer base in India like FTV Bar, FTV Café, FTV lounge, FTV Salon, FTV Spa, FTV Fashion Store, and many more.
With the newly launched FTV’s first-ever beauty pageant in India, Khan hopes to discover the best talent in the country and give a solid platform to connect with their inner flair. India will explore the wide sea of options given by FTV to channel creativity in the best possible way along with the proper supervision and direction from industry professionals.
It does not stop here for Kashiff Khan who sees no limit when it comes to his overall growth. His secret to sustaining in a field like fashion that is known for its cut-throat competition is knowing how to maintain his personal brand along with his professional networks.
Khan is a well-known name in India's brand business development industry. Previously, he has contributed to building successful companies and nurtured more than 40 brands, including personal brands, celebrity partnerships, and exclusive representation of worldwide international iconic brands in India.
In the world of Brand Business Development in India, he is often looked up to by budding entrepreneurs for a source of inspiration. A true believer in giving back to the community, Kashiff has always fostered new business strategies and guided new start-ups in the country through his experience. Mr. Kashiff Khan is also recognised as an author, writer, and start-up specialist for businesses.
Before embarking on his exciting entrepreneurial journey, Kashiff obtained his ground-level expertise working for an Indian MNC SFA, the creators of the world-renowned Nightingale brand of paper and board products. He began his career at SFA as an Export Sales Executive and ascended through the ranks to become the company's Director of Operations. The path that began as a sales professional has now progressed to serial entrepreneurship.