James is responsible for originating transactions of up to £100million equity and originating ‘buy & build’ acquisitions for our current portfolio.
James joined LDC in 2008 after spending time working for Lloyds in Group Strategy, Corporate Banking New York, UK Retail Network and Corporate Markets Strategy.
After time with LDC’s London, North and Midlands Teams, focusing across Origination and New Business activities, James now leads LDC’s National Origination Team, focused on sourcing and progressing new deals across the UK.
Recent transactions include ENSEK, Addo, Centiq, Joules, Node4, Validus-IVC and Original Additions.
James is a keen sportsman, especially football, and has a passion for travelling and good food. He is an avid Liverpool (and Mansfield Town!) fan has run several Marathons in aid of Brain Tumour UK & other local charities.