John is responsible for identifying management teams across the Midlands looking to grow their business with the support of a private equity partner. He works side-by-side with management throughout the investment partnership to help them realise their growth ambitions.
Since joining LDC in 2012, John has been involved in a number of transactions including the carve-out of an independent clothing group which includes Dimensions, Alexandra and Yaffy brands, IT services provider Node4, energy software specialist Ensek and specialist plant provider TXM Group. John currently holds four Board positions.
With more than 25 years’ experience, John’s expertise encompasses a wide range of sectors including technology, life sciences, construction and manufacturing.
He began his career at PwC in Birmingham, where he qualified as a Chartered Accountant, but in addition to this he has also spent a large part of his career in industry at public and private companies such as Wagon plc and Worldwide Clinical Trials. He is a graduate of Nottingham Trent University.