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, C1PHR, Property Software Group, The Training Room 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:

  • The Training Room Logo
  • Rush Logo
  • ByBox Logo
  • CIPHR  Logo