Born in 1959 in Somerset, 59 years old, Deborah Sonia Meaden is an English businesswoman who ran a multimillion-pound family holiday business before completing a management buyout. She is now for her appearances on the BBC Two business program Dragons’ Den. Currently, she is on the list of entrepreneurs with the highest earnings. She has earned a lot of name and fame through her business. Later on, after becoming a successful businesswoman, she had also entered into the real estate property fields as well and launched her own glass and ceramic exports company successfully.
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Meaden was born in Somerset. Her parents got divorced when she was young, and her mother moved her and older sister, Gail to Brightlingsea in Essex. Her mother remarried and had two more daughters, Cass and Emma with Brian. Meaden went to the Godolphin School, Salisbury, for a short period and then to Trowbridge High School for Girls till the age of 16. Deborah’s first paid job was leading pony rides along Minehead seafront when she was of eight years.
She had a passion to pursue business since the early days of her career. Deborah Meaden started with exporting glass and ceramics which has helped her to achieve phenomenal success and fame in a short time. Though her business wasn’t doing that good, still she hasn’t lost hope. Instead, she went on and stepped into other business ventures. She roped in the franchise for Italian clothing and garments company, Stefanel and gave a lot of discounts and prize coupons to engage with more customers.
Deborah was always confident about her business ventures which have helped her to be a part of their multi-billion dollar family-owned arcade business. She kept on doing numerous works in business transparency and allowed to move up the business ranking when she appointed Operations Director. This designation instantly earned Deborah to work harder, and she also later became the Managing Director.
Deborah Meaden Net Worth is $60 million in 2020
Highly spoken and well-established businesswoman, Deborah Meaden’s Net Worth is nearly $60 million in 2020. The majority of her earnings were from her active role in Dragon’s Den. Not only this, but she has also invested lots of money in various businesses. It has also helped her to grow to the heights and earn a reputation that she deserves.
Achievements by Deborah
One of the very successful businesswomen and star of Dragons’ Den, Deborah is known for her vision and confident personality. She has independently helped her business to grow by making various business investments. She has spent a lot on her family holiday business, where she earned a lot of profit upfront. However, she has made her name and reputation mostly when she improved the performance of the business company, Weststar and able to find new business throughout her decades of business experiences.