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Peter David Jones, born on the 18 of March, 1966, is a British businessman and television personality who became famous for his shows like “Dragon’s Den” and “American Inventor”.

So how much is Jones’ net worth? As of late 2016, based on authoritative sources it is reported to be $367 million, acquired from his various businesses and television shows.

Peter Jones Net Worth $367 million

Born in Maiden head, Jones attended Desborough School while growing up and later on in The Windsor Boy’s School as well. As a teenager, he has a passion for tennis and even dreamt of becoming a tennis coach but his passion for business grew and he was led to a new career.

At such a young age, Jones started his first computer company. He made personal computers under his own brand and also joggled opening another business in a form of a cocktail bar. Unfortunately his early ventures in business didn’t succeed, leaving him penniless and homeless.

After moving back to his parent’s home due to bankruptcy, Jones worked with Siemens Nixdorf Informationsysteme and that is where fate began to change. After receiving enough success and increasing his wealth, Jones then opened his new company Phones International Group in 1998.

The company became one of the fastest growing in United Kingdom and its success brought tremendous wealth to Jones.
Jones decided to open more ventures and businesses after the success of his Phones International Group. His next projects included, in which they supply wines and champaignes to various companies; Celsius, a recruitment company; and Peter Jones Enterprise Academny, where the school trains students to enhance their entrepreneurial capability. His various investments and ventures also increased his wealth tremendously.

Despite enjoying success in the corporate world, Jones also ventured in the world of television. In 2005, he joined BBC’s “Dragon Den” in which he became one of the show’s original dragons. He also became part of various shows like “American Inventor” which was produced by Simon Cowell and his own production company, Peter Jones Television, “Tycoon”, and “Peter Jones Meets…”. His various appearances in television made him a popular personality in the world of business and also increased his net worth.

Today, Jones is still active with most of his television shows and is still involved with most of his companies.
In terms of his personal life, Jones was married to Caroline and together they have two children. Unfortunately the marriage ended in divorce. Today, he is know with girlfriend, Tara and together they have three children.

Quick Facts

Birth date: March 18, 1966
Birth place: Maidenhead, United Kingdom
Height:2.01 m
Profession:Entrepreneur, Businessperson, Presenter, Screenwriter
Education:The Windsor Boys' School, Desborough College
Partner:Tara Capp
Children:William Jones, Annabel Jones, Isabella Jones, Tallulah Jones, Natalia Jones
Books:J.Kingston Platt

Interesting Facts

1He and Duncan Bannatyne are the only two 'Dragons' to appear in all six series of 'Dragon's Den (2004)'.
2He has three children with partner Tara Capp.
3He and Duncan Bannatyne are the only two 'Dragons' to appear in all five series of 'Dragon's Den' (2004).
4He was raised in the county of Berkshire in England.
5He has a daughter who was born in 1993.
6He founded a tennis academy at the mere age of 16.
7He is the founder of telecommunications firm "Phones International Group".


1Towering height


1I've been sent underwear, but I don't look. I open the envelope, peer in and give them to my PA. They might not be clean.
2I know I'm attractive, but I wasn't as attractive three years ago - the telly has definitely brought out that attractiveness.





American Inventor2006-2007TV Series executive producer - 11 episodes



Comic Relief 20092009TV MovieVictorian Peter Jones



Predator Dark Ages2015Short thanks



Dragons' Den2005-2015TV SeriesHimself - Dragon / Himself
CNBC Meets with Tania Bryer2014TV Series documentaryHimself
Save Our Business2014TV SeriesHimself
Loose Women2007-2014TV SeriesHimself
Top Gear2008-2013TV SeriesHimself
TV Greats: Our Favourites from the North2011TV Movie documentaryHimself
The One Show2011TV SeriesHimself - Guest
Something for the Weekend2011TV SeriesHimself - Guest
The Magicians2011TV SeriesHimself
Children in Need2007-2010TV SeriesHimself
Never Mind the Buzzcocks2010TV SeriesHimself
The Wright Stuff2006-2010TV SeriesHimself - Guest Panelist
Sport Relief 20102010TV SpecialHimself
The Million Pound Bike Ride: A Sport Relief Special2010TV Movie documentaryHimself
Hustle2010TV SeriesHimself
8 Out of 10 Cats2010TV SeriesHimself
Friday Night with Jonathan Ross2009TV SeriesHimself
Chris Moyles Quiz Night2009TV SeriesHimself
Let's Dance for Sport Relief2009TV SeriesHimself
Shooting Stars2008TV SeriesHimself
Gordon Ramsay: Cookalong Live2008TV SeriesHimself
Sport Relief: The Apprentice2008TV MovieHimself
Tycoon2007TV SeriesHimself
Jimmy Kimmel Live!2007TV SeriesHimself
The British Soap Awards 20072007TV SpecialHimself - Presenter
The Apprentice: You're Fired!2007TV SeriesHimself - Interviewee
This Morning2007TV SeriesHimself
BBC London News2007TV SeriesHimself - Business Financier
BBC One O'Clock News2007TV SeriesHimself - Investor
American Inventor2006-2007TV SeriesHimself - Judge
The National Television Awards2006TV Movie documentaryHimself - Presenter
The Sharon Osbourne Show2006TV SeriesHimself

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Top Gear2010-2013TV SeriesHimself
Never Mind the Buzzcocks2011TV SeriesHimself

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