Since 2012:

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14 Number of investments
£0.5bn Enterprise value of investments
7 Number of exits
£253m Proceeds generated

LDC launched in the South West in 2008 with an office in Bristol, extending our footprint further in 2016 with the launch of our Cardiff office – becoming the only on-the-ground mid-market private equity business in Wales. 

The team has strong personal ties to the region and are proud to provide funding and volunteer at important local causes including Young Lives vs. Cancer, The Grand Appeal in Bristol and FareShare Cymru and Cardiff’s Ty Hafan.


Plimsoll Productions

“LDC have added value and been very respectful of our culture and the way I run my business.” Grant Mansfield, Plimsoll Productions

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We have really valued our partnership with LDC. The team has supported and empowered us to achieve our ambitions on our own terms, with creativity, inclusivity and the pursuit of excellence at the core of everything we do.”

Grant Mansfield, CEO and Founder
Plimsoll Productions

Meet the Team

We live and work in the South West and Wales – and build trusted relationships from day one.

Latest News

The latest updates and news from across the South West and Wales.

Success Stories

Our case studies – how the South West and Wales team have helped our portfolio companies to grow.

South West & Wales Team

Dewi Hughes

Partner, Head of South West & Wales

South West & Wales

+44 (0)2920 786 623

Oliver Schofield

Investment Director

South West & Wales

+44 (0)117 360 1979

Sally Tam

Investment Executive

South West & Wales

+44 7385 013819

Get in Touch

We are always happy to meet ambitious business leaders, so contact your local LDC team to start a conversation.


22-24 Queen Square, Bristol, BS1 4ND

+44 (0)117 360 1970

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Temple Court, 13a Cathedral Road, Cardiff, CF11 9HA

+44 (0)2920 786 623

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