Jonathan Bell

Head of Region
North West

Jonathan is responsible for ensuring LDC continues to support the growth ambitions of businesses across the North West and he works closely with the team to identify management teams that would benefit from private equity investment. He is also a member of the LDC Investment Committee.

Since joining LDC in 2006, he has supported the growth journeys of some of the region’s most exciting businesses including energy price comparison specialist Love Energy Savings, cloud services provider Giacom and manufacturer Mini-Cam. During the firm’s partnership with Mini-Cam, Jonathan helped the business to expand significantly overseas and increase international sales to account for more than 42% of turnover in 2017, up from 31% in 2015.

He also continues to support the firm’s portfolio of companies through his role as as non-executive director at MSQ Partners, Shield Group International, Eque2, Mitrefinch and Fishawack.

An Economics and Finance graduate from Manchester University, Jonathan began his career at PwC, where he gained his ACA. He has more than 20 years’ corporate finance experience and joined LDC from Deloitte, where he was an assistant director for six years.

Sport is my passion outside of work, and I love skiing, cricket, football and golf. I’m also the proud holder of a Manchester United season ticket – a red born and bred!