We at Mate Bike UK are the official UK Distributor for the Mate Bike range. Established in 1988, we started the journey as a specialist in the finest audio and visual products. HiFi Confidential which is our parent company, strives to provide the best customer service and ensure that our prices are some of the most competitive in the UK. We are passionate about engaging today's challenges of dense traffic congestion, climate change and looking to redefine urban mobility.
Our bike thrilling by design and build, from a Copenhagen-based startup founded in 2016 by the siblings Christian Adel Michael and Julie Kronstrøm Carton who have created a unique, fun and affordable electric bicycles. Christian has an entrepreneurial background with vast experience in procurement, sourcing and e-commerce, whereas Julie has an academic background as an Associate Partner at Copenhagen Institute for Futures Studies, just as she has worked with sustainable solutions and urban planning.
By making eBikes cool, sexy, practical and affordable, we wish to take bicycling in the UK as the preferred mode of transportation for more people in urban areas. In the summer of 2016 we launched the original MATE on Indiegogo and successfully crowdfunded £5.5 million GBP. In July 2018, we launched our second crowdfunding campaign on Indiegogo to fund the new MATE X. This campaign has raised more than £137 million GBP, making it the most successful European crowdfunding campaign in history.
In addition to offering you this incredible eBike, we are also offering services that will include the build and safety check of each bike, personalisation to meet your specific requirements, and a range of accessories that will make your overall experience on your Mate Bike as relaxing yet invigorating as possible.