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Duncan Walker Bannatyne, OBE born 2 February 1949 is a Scottish entrepreneur, philanthropist and best selling author. His business interests include health clubs, hotels, media, TV, stage schools, property and transport. He is most famous for his appearance as a business angel on the BBC programme Dragons' Den. He has written four books; Anyone Can Do It sold more than 250,000 copies and Wake Up and Change Your Life quickly entered the Sunday Telegraph top selling books list, as did How to be Smart With Your Money which was followed by How to be Smart With Your Time. He was appointed as an Officer of the Order of the British Empire for his contribution to charity.