Aylesh Patel

Investment Director
London

Aylesh identifies and supports ambitious management teams across London looking to take the next step in their growth journey with the backing of a private equity partner.

Since joining LDC in 2015, he has supported the growth of several businesses across the industrials, business services and financial services sectors. This includes Onecom, Magicard, Cuts Ice, Paladone and Right Choice Insurance Brokers.

Through the firm’s partnership with Paladone, Aylesh is helping the business to expand internationally as it eyes growth opportunities in Australia, Asia and Europe, as well as invest in its digital platforms to help increase revenues.

Aylesh is a qualified accountant and has a degree in Mathematics from Manchester University. Before joining LDC, he spent three years as a senior executive in the mid-market M&A team at EY, having previously worked in the firm’s audit practice.