Headquartered in London, Instinctif Partners provides strategic advice to the boards and executive teams of leading companies worldwide. It employs more than 300 professionals across 12 international offices and through its integrated proposition provides clients with expertise across corporate, financial, public policy and crisis communications.
LDC’s investment will support the management team’s strategy to deliver growth across its international offices through client-centred, integrated and innovative communications services. Recruitment of new talent across the firm will complement strategic growth. Instinctif Partners’ management team, led by Tim Linacre, also includes Laura O’Connell, Carsten Boehme, Deanne Chatterton, Lucy Cronin, and Damian Reece.
As part of the deal, Tim Trotter, former Deputy Chairman of Weber Shandwick and Founder and former Chief Executive of Ludgate Group, has become Non-Executive Chairman. Tim brings more than 30 years’ experience of growing international private equity-backed people businesses.