Efraim Diveroli is a former American arms dealer and also an author who is the owner of the arms company AEY Inc. which was one of the most popular arms dealing company. The company was mainly popular due to securing a $300 million dollars from the Department of Defense.
He and his partner were really young during the signing of the contact with him being 21 and his partner being just 25 which made Efraim as the world’s youngest arms dealer. Here is a quick summary of Efraim Diveroli’s net worth in 2018, career and earnings.
Efraim Diveroli Early Life
Efraim Diveroli was born in December in the year 1985. He was born in the city of Miami Beach, in Florida, United States of America. His mother is Ateret Diveroli, and his father’s name is Michael Diveroli.
He belongs to a Jewish family and who were quite particular about every tradition of their faith. He also has an uncle, Shmuley Boteach who is a popular Rabbi. His grandfather is very rich and holds a lot of properties in L.A.
He knew what he wanted to be from a very young age, i.e., being an arms dealer and had always worked to achieve that particular aim. His love for guns too dates back to his childhood days which motivated him towards his professional aim.
Due to unlawful actions, he was sent to prison for a period of four years.
Efraim Diveroli Career
Though he later became an arms dealer and currently follows is in the occupation of an author, they weren’t his first real job. His first job was at the age of 14 when he decided schooling wasn’t his thing as he already had goals in his mind.
When he was in the 9th grade, he left school and went to Los Angeles for his uncle and worked for his business. He was good at his work but he needed to achieve his dream of becoming an arms dealer, and after he had a fallout with his uncle, he left the job.
He bought a printing company AEY Inc. from his father and took the first step into the career of arms dealing. He was again really good at his job which allowed him to solidify his position at a really young age of 16. He was one of the best in his field and had quickly climbed up the ladder.
Due to being very young in the arms dealing business he was a local media sensation and was dubbed by the as “arms wunderkind.” Due to his talent in the field, the company grew bigger and popular, and he started going head to head with some of the biggest names in the business like Lockheed.
His company managed to secure around $300 million contracts from the Pentagon for arms supply in Afghanistan war. This was the company’s biggest success to date and gave them an international status. He later started supplying the army old Chinese arms after repackaging them. He was sent to prison for 4 years.
Currently, he is an author and has written books on his life, the most famous being Once A Gun Runner.
Awards & Achievements
Efraim’s company was awarded a hefty sum of $300 million as a contract, by the Pentagon for supplying arms to the allies in Afghanistan. There is a movie based on him and his business partner called War Dogs which was directed by Todd Phillips.
Net Worth of Efraim Diveroli
The net worth of Efraim Diveroli is million dollars which have been earned in various ways.
A huge chunk of the money he made came from his arms dealing company AEY Inc. He worked hard to set up the business and due to his talent was able to expand it and secure million dollars in contacts. His company was even awarded a contract of $300 million by the Pentagon.
He also earns from the sales of his books, the most famous of them being “Once a Gun Runner” which provides uncensored and real details about his business.
Efraim achieved a lot of success in the field of his work, and much of it was done at a very young age. He had proved that age is not a barrier to becoming the world’s youngest arms dealer and had built his company when he was just 16. He was really dedicated towards his goal of becoming an international arms dealer, and he achieved it.
His hard work, dedication, determination, risk-taking abilities is surely an inspiration.