Gary is responsible for identifying management teams across the Midlands, South West and Wales who are looking to secure private equity backing to support their growth ambitions.
Having joined LDC in 2019, Gary was previously a Partner and Head of Business Development at Gresham Private Equity LLP, where he was part of the team that led the management buyout of the business from Zurich plc in 2003. Prior to this, he was responsible for origination in PwC's Corporate Finance division in Central England.
Gary also spent nine years as a Royal Marine Commando. His military career comprised various specialist roles in numerous countries. The 'Corps' values and principles embraced as a Commando are still as important and relevant to his business career now.
Gary has two children who take up most of his spare time, but whenever possible, you can find him on the ski slopes!