15-year-old Shay Sharma becomes youngest ever Dragons’ Den contestant

Wednesday 15th March 2023 09:00 EDT

15-year-old Shay Sharma has written history at  Dragons’ Den becoming the youngest entrepreneur to grab an investment from Peter Jones. He was accompanied by his father Raj and he pitched an impressive football board game. 

‘Hello Dragons,’ Shay began, 'I am the founder of a football billionaire and we’re here today seeking an investment of £50,000 in return of 5% equity of our company,’ he said. 

Deborah Meaden said, ’ 15 years old and standing in one of the hottest business places in the world and delivering a pitch like that, you must be immensely proud.’

He received an offer from Peter.

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