Dan Smith

Dan Smith

Investment Manager
Yorkshire & North East

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


Dan joined LDC in August 2015. 

Dan began his career at KPMG in Leeds where he qualified as a Chartered Accountant. 

He spent the last five years of his career at KPMG working in corporate finance during which time he advised on a large number of buy-side and sell- side M&A transactions across a wide range of sectors.

Since joining LDC, Dan has completed the investments in ZyroFisher, Team 17 Digital and PAW Holdings.

In 2017 Dan picked up the ‘Emerging Dealmaker of the Year’ award at the Yorkshire Dealmaker Awards after working on a string of impressive transactions, including Pelsis, PAW Holdings and MKM Building Supplies.

Recent LDC Transactions:

  • Pelsis Logo
  • MKM Building Supplies Logo