Jane Gilbert Boot

Investment Director
National

Jane is responsible for supporting the management teams of LDC’s portfolio businesses and helping to create value and market-leading performance.

Since joining LDC in 2012, she has worked on a number of new investments, follow on investments and exits, including the £20milllion investment in software developer Mitrefinch, a partnership which is helping the business to expand internationally. She also played a key role in the successful £130million IPO of Quantum Pharma plc.

With more than 11 years’ investment experience, Jane’s expertise spans a broad range of sectors, including technology, manufacturing and healthcare.

After graduating from the University of Cambridge with a degree in medicine, Jane spent three years with the investment banking division of Lehman Brothers. Following this, she spent four years as an investor with European private equity firm Permira, where she delivered large cap private equity buyouts and supported management teams to maximise value creation.

I enjoy staying active in my spare time and have a real passion for ballet. I try to see a performance when I can and also sit on the board of Northern Ballet. You can also find me spending time in the outdoors with activities like skiing and long walks in the countryside!