Christopher Bushell (Bikehire UK)
Entrepreneur: Christopher Bushell
Business: Bikehire UK
Bikehire UK is a recycled bike system (patent pending) which allows users to hire and return a bicycles via their mobile phone. Bikehire UK recycles old bikes from the public and hires them out across Northumberland, coastal routes, cycle routes, National Cycle Networks and traffic-free towns in the North East region.
Their business model is a low-cost, scalable social enterprise with a vision to make ‘cycling cool’ as in places like Amsterdam and Copenhagen. To achieve this, they deliver hassle-free, affordable bikehire.
Elevator Pitch Video
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