Alastair Weinel

Alastair Weinel

Investment Director

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


Alastair joined LDC in September 2012. Prior to LDC he was the co-founder and managing partner of the SME growth capital fund Minority Capital Partners.

Alastair previously spent ten years at RBS/NatWest where he was a Managing Director of RBS Equity Finance and a co-founder of the highly successful RBS Debt Ventures business.

At RBS he completed several successful private equity investments including Towergate, Wightlink, Sporting Index, Morris Homes and Cygnet Healthcare.

Alastair is a Chartered Accountant and spent ten years at Ernst & Young, advising entrepreneurs and private equity businesses.

Alastair's investments and exits include Rush, ByBox, CIPHR, Property Software Group and United House Developments.


Alastair is married with two teenage children and is a lifelong fan of Chelsea and Saracens. He likes all sports and still runs regularly.

Recent LDC Transactions:

  • ByBox Logo
  • Bluestone Logo
  • The Training Room Logo
  • Rush Logo