Flatheads is a homegrown Indian D2C brand of all-day casual sneakers.

Basic Information

Bengaluru, Karnataka based Flatheads is a homegrown Indian D2C brand of all-day casual sneakers creating sensible designs for everyday lifestyle. They have designed Flatheads for the discerning audience - subtle, minimalist styling that completes the everyday look. Flatheads are styled for the Indian casual work dressing vibe. The understated logo, the signature colours and the one-time lacing make the shoes work appropriate, whether at work desk or in a client meeting. They stripped down a Flatheads shoe to its essence, keeping only what matters and leaving everything else out. Their shoes have 3 components - uppers, insoles and soles. The uppers are knit fibres with a breathable single layer, which keeps your feet airy. The insoles and soles are optimized for cushioning, so that feet don’t tire out after long days. They run their shoes through 37 quality and endurance tests according to international standards. Their Shoes Salient Features: Ultra-Lightweight - The sneakers weigh in at an average of 380gms a pair, making them lighter than a traditional glass of water; Quick Slip-On - The unique one-time lacing feature enables you to slip into your Flatheads with ease without having to untie your laces; 10x Breathable - The knit fabric uppers are engineered to keep your feet cool, and sweat less; Supreme Comfort - The insoles are cushioned for extra support to your feet, giving you the feeling of walking on pillows; Toe & Heel Protection - No shoe-bites, no break-in period, just super comfortable from the moment you put them on; Long Wear - Optimised to provide over 14 hours of comfort, Flatheads are great for long days and all-day wear; Easy Clean - Flatheads can be cleaned by wiping with a wet cloth. For a more deep-clean, just dunk the pair in a bucket of warm soap-water; Easy to Pack - The lightweight knit uppers of Flatheads make them great for carrying around. See more

Legal Name


Flathead Designs Private Limited



Bengaluru, Karnataka, India

Business Model



Founding Date



No. of Employees


11 to 20

Core Team


Utkarsh Biradar

Co-Founder & CEO


Ganesh Balakrishnan

Co-Founder & CMO


Total Funding





Sahil Barua


Pankaj Chaddah


Bala Sarda

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