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“It used to be a taboo to use a dating agency, but now it is like a status statement.
It has the same cachet as a personal trainer,” says Daniel André, the CEO of Elect Club, whose members range from executives to models.
Also, compatibility is calculated with an algorithm.
Most internet-dating sites rely on a questionnaire that asks such things as race, religion, sense of humour, musical taste, desired age range and body type.
The data is fed into the computer, which finds matches based on your stated preferences.
Because the matchmaking industry is self-regulated, it is hard to say how many professionals are out there.
But the Sara Eden dating agency, for example, which charges up to £10,210 for membership and covers London and the Home Counties, has seen a 200 per cent rise in inquiries in the past year or so.
“They can, within reason, ring me any time they want,” she explains.