- Peter Jones is a businessman
- He is known for his time on the show Dragon's Den
- Learn more about his net worth below
British entrepreneur Peter Jones is best known for appearing on the BBC reality TV show Dragon's Den from 2005 to 2014, alongside Theo Paphitis, Deborah Meaden, and Doug Richard. The show features amateur entrepreneurs who present their businesses to a panel of five wealthy investors also known as "dragons", who decide if they will invest in them in exchange for their professional knowledge in terms of business.
Peter Jones from Dragon's Den: What has the reality star been up to?
The last time we saw Peter Jones on-screen as part of the cast of Dragon's Den was in 2014. However, the Maidenhead native hasn't stopped working ever since.
Peter Jones, who was also part of the crew of American Investor along with Simon Cowell, was worth an estimated £450 million in 2020, according to the Sunday Times's "Times Rich List".
Peter Jones's net worth: Everything you need to know about it
Born on 18 March 1966, Peter Jones actually wanted to become a Tennis coach when he was younger. However, he was inclined towards business and started to run his own tech company at a very young age. Unfortunately, it didn't succeed as planned and he was forced to sell it, losing around 200 thousand pounds - this was a wake-up call: Jones started to build his career as a very successful businessman and found the Peter Jones Enterprise Academy in 2009. The rest is history: As of today, he is one of the most successful entrepreneurs not only in the United Kingdom but also in Europe.
Will Peter Jones be part of another reality TV show? Only time will tell. In the meantime, there are a couple of interesting facts about the British entrepreneur we would like to share with you.
Peter Jones's life in five sentences
- When he was 21 he was already married and had his own home
- He's passionate about cars
- "I know I'm attractive, but I wasn't as attractive three years ago", is one of his most famous quotes
- He and Duncan Bannatyne are the only two "Dragons" to appear in all six series of Dragon's Den
- He has five children!