Richard Ibbett

Richard Ibbett

Investment Director
North West

Richard is responsible for sourcing and completing transactions of up to £100million equity.


Richard graduated with a degree in Biological Sciences from The University of Birmingham before qualifying as a Chartered Accountant with Deloitte in 2003.

Since qualifying Richard spent almost ten years in Deloitte’s Corporate Finance Advisory team advising on a large number of private equity and private company M&A transactions in the £20m EV to £1bn EV range, across a broad range of sectors.

Richard joined LDC as an Investment Director in 2013.  He currently sits on the board of Mitrefinch and Ellis Whittam and his previous investments include Inprova Group, Independent Group and Waterfall.


Richard enjoys watching football and is a keen Manchester City fan. He also enjoys travelling, food and wine.

Recent LDC Transactions:

  • Inprova Group Logo
  • Love Energy Logo
  • Mitrefinch Logo
  • Ellis Whittam Logo