Jonny Plein is the co-founder of Pouch, a free to use browser extension. 'Pouch' became the third company in the history of the Den to secure offers of investment from all five Dragons in 2017. After qualifying as a chartered accountant from Ernst & Young he set up the business with two friends in 2016. Pouch is a leading money-saving browser extension in the UK. After a rollercoaster 3 year journey, Pouch was acquired by Global Savings Group for a 7-figure sum in early 2019. This episode focuses on his BBC Dragons Den experience, co-founder relationships, the highs and lows Pouch endured prior to acquisition and how to prepare for the biggest pitch of your life. Find out more about Jonny Plein via: LinkedIn, Instagram, Twitter.Join Pouch: https://joinpouch.com/en-gb/Resources discussed:Poppy Jamie - 'Not Perfect Podcast': https://podcasts.apple.com/ie/podcast/not-perfect-podcast/id1482765009 A new episode EVERY WEEK, showcasing the journeys of inspirational entrepreneurs, side hustlers and their mentors. We discuss their successes, challenges and how they overcame setbacks. Focusing mainly on what they wish they had known when starting out. The podcast aims to give aspiring entrepreneurs the confidence to Start Up and Start Now by showcasing real and relatable entrepreneurs. After all, seeing is believing! Join the conversation using #startupstartnow and tagging us on Instagram, Twitter, Facebook and LinkedIn. Don't forget to leave a review as it really helps us reach those who need it and allows us to get the best guests for you! Connect with Start Up. Start Now. and to nominate a guest please visit: www.startupstartnow.co.uk. To connect with Sharena Shiv please visit: www.sharena.co.uk.