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Dragon's Den businessman rejected by investors for £2m health company offered £90m

July 27, 2017 7:05 AM
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Dragon's Den businessman rejected by investors for £2m health company offered £90m

A BUSINESSMAN who was rejected on Dragons’ Den has been offered £90million for his health food company.

Marco Hajikypri went on the show last year asking for £125,000 for 5% of the business.

But he was told his business was not worth £2million and was sent packing without a penny.

The BBC Two business gurus ended up arguing over the figures behind his idea Professional Gains.

And Marco clashed with Deborah Meaden who finally declared: “This is like arguing with cotton wool!”

But Marco, who ended up telling Peter Jones he would regret his decision, was even able to turn down the recent £90m offer as he thinks the firm will become even more valuable.

He said: “The business is valued at around £16m, when the Dragons didn’t even think it was worth £2m.

Source: dailystar.co.uk

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