Chris Baker

Chris Baker

Investment Director
South

Chris is responsible for sourcing and completing transactions of up to £100million equity.

Background:

Chris joined LDC in early 2015 having previously spent ten years with Grant Thornton’s Corporate Finance team, where as an M&A Director he completed over 30 deals with a focus on private equity-backed buy-outs, growth capital investments and corporate acquisitions. Chris qualified as a chartered accountant in 2004 and has also spent time working as a Finance Director for SMEs. 

Since joining LDC Chris has completed the investments in Rush, BOFA International and CIPHR, where he has joined the boards as a non-executive director.  He also sits on the board of Equiom where he supports management with the group’s ongoing buy & build strategy.

Interests:

Chris is an avid football fan and up until 2013 he competed at non-league level across the South of England. He enjoys general fitness, snowboarding and is a passionate music fan.

Recent LDC Transactions:

  • Rush Logo
  • CIPHR  Logo
  • BOFA International Logo
  • Equiom Logo