Rethinking urban transportation: the first ever connected carbon fibre bicycle.
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Vanhawks raises $1.6M to help put the Valour Smartbike on the road
Smartbike startup Vanhawks, part of the Y Combinator Winter 2015 class, has raised $1.6 million from Real Ventures, Olympic triathlon gold medallist Simon Whitfield, Brenda Irwin of Relentless Pursuit partners and various angels.
Founders / Key Team
Sohaib is a hustler, entrepreneur, and product designer with a “let’s get it done” attitude. Prior to starting Vanhawks, he designed a research database to study success rates for BigThunder Orthopaedics.
Prior to co-founding Vanhawks, Ali was a marketing executive at the Queen’s Startup Summit and representative to the Alma Mater Society at QUeen’s University. He is currently responsible for the overall product experience, front-end development and application of Vanhawks.
Niv is a technology enthusiast re-imagining the bike as the co-founder and CTO of Vanhawks