Richard Kirby

Richard Kirby


Richard leads LDC’s Value Enhancement offering and supports boards and senior management teams of portfolio businesses in maximising shareholders’ value.


Richard joined LDC in June 2018, and leads LDC’s Value Enhancement offering supporting portfolio business boards and senior management in maximising shareholders value.    Richard has held various senior insurance broking roles, (COO, CIO, MD) and has a strong track record of partnering with teams to grow business revenue, margin and cashflow.

His areas of expertise covers the following, IT strategy, IT execution, sales effectiveness, optimising customer digital journey’s and structuring operations and finance functions to maximise shareholder value and support growth.

Prior to Richard’s fifteen years in commercial industry roles he worked in the business improvement advisory practices for both KPMG and Andersen’s.


Richard’s interests include reading, golf and following Newcastle United FC.