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 where he spent ten years 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 including TMT, healthcare and support services. 

Since joining LDC, Dan has completed the investments in Pelsis, ZyroFisher, Team 17 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 the exit of MKM Building Supplies.

Recent LDC Transactions:

  • Pelsis Logo
  • MKM Building Supplies Logo
  • Sigmat Logo