New Dragon reveals cost of success
The Herald|January 07, 2022
BUSINESS FOCUS ‘HURT’ RELATIONSHIPS
EVE WATSON

BBC One’s newest investor for Dragons’ Den has explained how his relationship ‘fell apart’ as he dedicated himself to his business ventures.

Steven Bartlett, a Botswana-born businessman who built one of the world’s most influential social media organisations from the comfort of his university bedroom at the age of 21, joined the BBC panel of esteemed investors on last night’s show.

Before his 23rd birthday, Steven’s marketing company The Social Chain went public and now has a current market valuation of over £300m.

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