Private Equity Less Ordinary

LDC looks to invest £400m per year in UK businesses run by ambitious management teams with a desire to see their organisations grow. As a result of its funding structure LDC has the ability to provide flexibility in terms of stake (minority and majority), equity amount (up to £100m), length of relationship and follow-on investment.

  • Most active
    investor in the UK mid-market

  • Portfolio
    companies

  • Experience across
    all sectors & deal types

  • Strong appetite
    to support buy & build

  • Actively supporting
    & adding value to our investments

Our Winning Approach

LDC can provide a wide range of added value support  to our portfolio companies that accelerates business growth and development.

Having completed over 500 investments in the last 35 years, examples abound of companies which have benefited from our expertise and are achieving success.

The management teams we've backed are our best advocates.

Making a Real Difference

"We have seen rapid growth in recent years in line with the ever-increasing demand for on-the-go, healthy eating. Our brand sits right at the heart of that market, providing thousands of people with convenient options that also provide quality nutritional content and maximum choice. Having the support of an experienced and supportive investment partner like LDC will give us the additional firepower needed to secure new stores and accelerate growth." Paulo Peretti, Managing Director, Vital Ingredient
Vital Ingredient is a leading healthy food-to-go retailer. logo

Our Regional Teams

With a regional network of eight offices and teams based across the UK,  LDC is an active player in local communities with connections across the business, advisory and banking arenas.

Make an Enquiry

If you want more details on how LDC can make a difference to your business or would like to get in touch with one of our team, you'll find all our criteria and contact details right here.