Christian Bruning

Christian Bruning


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


Christian joined LDC in March 2014 from Gresham Private Equity.

Christian was a Partner at Gresham where he worked for over 16 years and completed 19 transactions with a further 11 bolt on acquisitions with investments including 7 City Learning, Individual Restaurant Company, 1st Credit, IND, Penn Pharmaceuticals and Whitworths.

Christian qualified as a Chartered Accountant with Arthur Andersen and worked in Corporate Finance there before moving into private equity and has a BSc in Engineering and Management from Kings’ College, London.

His most recent transactions are the sale of BOFA International to NYSE-listed Donaldson Company, Inc, the £13m minority investment in Paldaone, the £11m minority investment in Lucid Group and the sale of Clifford Thames to OEConnection Holdings the US-based e-commerce technology group.

Recent LDC Transactions:

  • BOFA International Logo
  • Paladone Logo
  • Lucid Group Logo
  • Clifford Thames Logo