She’s infamous for putting The Apprentice candidates in their place during the grueling interview stage where she examines their CVs with a fine toothcomb.
But it seems Linda Plant, 69, doesn’t mind fibbing about her own credentials as her profile on dating app Bumble was spotted by a fan, where she lists her age as 63.
The self-confessed ‘Queen of Mean’ is looking for a love that her three sons will approve of – and clearly has a fondness for younger men.
Shock! The Apprentice aide Linda Plant, 69, has knocked six years off her age as the self-confessed ‘Queen of Mean’ looks for love on a dating app
Her profile photo shows the businesswoman, who previously owned a house in London’s Primrose Hill worth £12 million, wearing a white dress while smiling for the camera.
Linda exhibited her collection of blingy jewellery, including a dazzling white ring, a chunky gold bangle and an eye-popping co-ordinating watch.
The property development and interior design mogul has listed her birth month as January 1952 on her company profile, confirming that she is indeed 69.
In a recent video tutorial for Linda Plant Academy, she advised applicants regarding their CVs: ‘The first thing you should do is own your age.
Formidable: She’s infamous for putting The Apprentice candidates in their place during the grueling interview stage where she examines their CVs with a fine toothcomb
‘Be proud of your age. You’re 62, you’ve got experience.’
A source told The Sun: ‘It’s ironic that Linda champions the importance of honesty — especially where age is concerned — then fudges her own numbers.’
Speaking about her advising position for Lord Sugar, she told Radio Times: ‘My role is to be sure that [the] candidate has the right ethos.
‘I’m looking for any weakness. You have to be tough in business: firm but fair. You know, a people person.
‘I’ll be digging to expose a weakness so that Lord Sugar doesn’t make a mistake.’
MailOnline has contacted Linda for comment.
Busted: The property development and interior design mogul has listed her birth month as January 1952 on her company profile, confirming that she is indeed 69
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