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

"LDC has been an important partner to Joules in recent years supporting the implementation of management’s strategic plan which included significant investment in the infrastructure of the business and the retail store portfolio. We’re now ideally placed to continue the brand’s expansion by opening more stores in the UK and Ireland, growing the international business and increasing the product range for our loyal customers." Tom Joule, Founder and Chief Brand Officer, Joules
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Our Regional Teams

With a regional network of nine 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.