Dewi Hughes

Dewi Hughes

Investment Director
South West & Wales

Dewi is Head of LDC in Cardiff and is responsible for sourcing and completing transactions of up to £100million equity. 


Dewi is Head of LDC's Cardiff office with a principal focus on sourcing, completing and portfolio managing investments across the whole of Wales. 

Dewi joined LDC in May 2016 from Deloitte in Wales where he led their Corporate Finance Advisory business in recent years.  He is a highly experienced mid-market and private equity deal specialist and has completed numerous transactions across a variety of sectors.  He also had a leadership role in Deloitte's UK and global building products sector team as well in their regional private markets initiative. 

Dewi, a Bristol University Economics graduate and Welsh speaker, began his career with Ernst & Young Cardiff where he qualified as a Chartered Accountant before joining their Lead Advisory / Mergers & Acquisitions team in 1998.  He has worked in Wales and the South West throughout his career. 


Dewi is married with three small children.  He is a keen musician and sings in a wedding band and occasionally in choirs.  He also enjoys sports particularly rugby, albeit only in a supporting capacity nowadays.

Recent LDC Transactions:

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  • Vista Retail Support Logo
  • ADEY  Logo