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 backed our vision and ambition as a management team to create an even stronger business and has provided unwavering support for our growth plans ever since. The deal with Elior Group provides a highly strategic outcome for our partnership with LDC and puts us in a great position to further develop our offering to customers within our core sectors in education and care." Jim Lovett, CEO, Waterfall Catering Group
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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.