Steve Phillips

Steve Phillips

Investment Director

Steve is responsible for sourcing and supporting transactions of up to £100million equity.


Steve joined LDC in September 2015 having spent 13 years at LGV Capital, where he was a Director.

Steve has transacted deals across a wide range of sectors but with a particular focus on the leisure and consumer sectors. Steve’s investments and board positions at LGV included Liberation Group, Air Energi, Snow & Rock, Novus, South Lakeland Caravans, Tragus, Kingfield Heath and The Club Company.

Prior to LGV, Steve worked in the Private Equity Team at KPMG having qualified as a Chartered Accountant in 2002. Steve graduated from Nottingham University with a first class degree in Industrial Economics in 1997.


In his spare time, Steve coaches one of his sons football teams and is a keen triathlete. He also plays the occasional round of golf and watches West Bromwich Albion when he can fit it in!