Zapper  Net Worth 2024 Update (Before & After Dragons’ Den)

Zapper , A website that buys electronics, books, and games for cash, was started by Ben Hardyment and Mat White in 2007. As of 2024, Zapper  net worth is £3,000,000 and they’re pulling in a whopping £2,000,000 in annual revenue. 

In October 2012, they appeared on Season 10th of Dragons’ Den UK and made a deal with Theo Paphitis, for £250,000 for 30% of equity. The final valuation was £833,333, down from the founder’s initial estimate of £3,333,333.

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Zapper  Net Worth

Net worth£3,000,000
Annual Sales Revenue£2,000,000
Lifetime salesN/A
InvestorTheo Paphitis
FoundersBen Hardyment and Mat White

Zapper  Net Worth Timeline

Net Worth 2024£3,000,000
Net Worth 2023£3,000,000
Net Worth 2022£3,000,000
Net worth valuation 2012 after appearing on Dragons’ Den  £833,333
Net worth valuation 2012 before appearing on Dragons’ Den  £3,333,000

Zapper  Pitch on Dragons’ Den

Company nameZapper 
ProductA website that buys electronics, books, and games for cash
EpisodeSeason 10
Founders Ben Hardyment and Mat White
Asked for£250,000 For 7.5% Equity
Final deal£250,000 For 30% Equity
DragonTheo Paphitis

Zapper Founders

Zapper  was founded by Ben Hardyment and Mat White in 2007. Ben Hardyment is from London and has a bachelor’s degree in English and American literature from the University of Warwick. Furthermore, he studied screenwriting at the University of Southern California. Zapper ‘s founders, Ben Hardyment and Mat White, have a net worth of £3,000,000 as of 2024.

Key accomplishments:

2007Founded the by Ben Hardyment and Mat White
2012Founded the by Ben Hardyment and Mat White


From their beginnings on Dragons’ Den to their current status as a thriving business, they have proven that with the right idea and execution, anything is possible. We can’t wait to see the future for Zapper  and its continued success.

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