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Efraim Diveroli & David Packouz Now; Net Worth Fluctuations & More

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When Jonah Hill agrees to play you in your biopic, It is one of the most significant signs that your life story is one epic tale worth millions of dollars. Efraim Diveroli confided in how he wanted to start a business focused on arms…while serving his country, he began dealing with crime lords, corrupted diplomats, and others.

Efraim Diveroli & David Packouz

When Jonah Hill agrees to play you in your biopic, it is one of the most significant signs that your life story is one epic tale worth millions of dollars.
Jonah Hill portrayed American former arms dealer Efraim Diveroli in 2016’s hit crime biopic Wardogs, alongside fellow American actor Miles Teller, who portrayed American former arms dealer David Packouz. The plot revolved primarily around two notorious arms dealers who not only pulled off a major multi-million dollar heist, but also their emotional life depiction about brotherhood, loyalty, love, drugs, weed, and other more wholesome entanglements of life.

Efraim is the founder of the infamous AEY Incorporate, along with his steadfast comrade David. He had become an international arms dealer at a very young age. By the age of 21, he had landed a $300 million contract with the Pentagon.

Efraim Diveroli Became Famous Arms Dealer ‘Arms WunderKind’ at a Young Age!

It’s unfathomable how Efraim, who was born and raised to an Orthodox Jewish Family, went on to become one of the youngest and renowned mischievous arms dealers of all time.

Efraim Diveroli was born on December 20, 1985, in Miami Beach, Florida, to Ateret and Michael Diveroli.
It was his father, Michael, to whom he confided his desire to start a business specializing in the trading of arms, ammunition, and defense contracts with the United States Government. The same father was the one who sold him AEY, Inc., a small printing company named after his and his siblings’ initials.

He quickly became a famous name in the arms dealing industry, labeled as the “Arms Wunderkind,” despite his young age and genuine talent for dealing machinery. With the increasing stress of his job, it was unavoidable that he became a drug addict as well.

Efraim Diveroli’s Net Worth: The Ups and Downs!

Efraim’s story seemed ordinary as a teenager working from his one-room apartment in Miami. Although, the twist comes after learning what kind of work he was doing. He was getting small contracts as a heavy arms trader through the government website fbo.gov (FedBizOpps).
He soon rode a ship in the ocean made of millions of dollars, $300 million to be exact, like drops of water making the sea. AEY Inc., a contract worth approximately $300 million to supply arms and munitions to allied forces in Afghanistan. Furthermore, the duo’s company’s net worth was estimated to be around $200 million at the time. He began dealing with crime lords and corrupted diplomats, and his life took a turn for the worse.

The US government suspended AEY, Inc. on March 27, 2008, for violating the terms of their contract. He pleaded guilty to one count of conspiracy and was sentenced to four years in prison on January 4, 2011.
In addition to his previous convictions, he was found to be in possession of a firearm. However, because of his assistance in the investigation of the offense, his sentence was reduced. Meanwhile, his former partner, David Packouz, was placed under house arrest for seven months.

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But was the millions of net worth, worth the jail time for him? Does he have any remorse for his criminal behavior? Is he willing to change his ways now that he’s out of prison? Don’t worry if you’re wondering what David and Efraim are up to now!

What are Efraim Diveroli and David Packouz up to these days?

Efraim is currently a busy father of a little girl with his former partner, while Packouz is a musician. He is the owner of BeatBuddy, a company that sells electronic drum machines.
Diveroli recently filed a lawsuit against their biopic movie producers. They Screened the screenplay on parts of his memoir without permission. He is seeking damages as well as a cut of the film’s profits.

Efraim Diveroli & David Packouz

He is currently defending himself against lawsuits filed by Packouz and their former associate, Ralph Merrill.  Diveroli owes them profits from their 2007 government contract. The net worth generated by that heist  meant to be shared with his associates.