Andy is responsible for leading LDC’s teams across the South West and Wales, and ensuring the firm continues to support the growth ambitions of businesses based there.
He joined LDC in 2001 and has taken a lead role in a number of high-profile transactions across the firm’s regional network. This includes partnerships with Evolution Funding, SMH Fleet Solutions, The NEC Group, ATCORE, Stuart Turner, A-Gas, CitySprint, Aqualisa, Eley Group and Kee Safety. During the firm’s long-term partnership with Kee Safety, Andy supported a significant growth drive which included establishing a strong global presence with operations in 10 countries, including the USA and China. Kee Safety now supplies its products across more than 60 countries worldwide.
Andy has experience in a wide range of sectors, including manufacturing, specialist engineering and financial services, and was named Dealmaker of the Year at both the 2017 and 2015 Midlands Insider Dealmakers Awards.
Prior to joining LDC, he spent six years within PwC’s Corporate Finance department after graduating with a first-class Accountancy and Finance degree and qualifying as a chartered accountant with PwC in Birmingham.