Rob Schofield

Rob Schofield


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


Rob joined LDC in 2011 as a seasoned corporate financier with 15 years of experience with PwC, Ernst & Young, and most recently, US investment bank Jefferies & Co.

Rob has extensive transaction experience, particularly within industrial end sectors, with a strong bias to aerospace & defence.

Rob was previously a Managing Director in Jefferies’ European Aerospace & Defence investment banking sector team, which he was instrumental in building during his five and a half years with the company.

His past clients have included AIM Group PLC, BAE Systems, BBA Aviation, Esterline Technologies, FL Smidth, Siemens, UMECO and United Technologies Corp.

Recent transactions include the sale of TPN to Eddie Stobart Logistics plc, the sale of Validus to Verisk and the investment in Asset Solutions Group.

Rob represents LDC on the Boards of the NEC, Panther, Showcard, FC Business Intelligence and Precision Micro and is a member of the LDC Investment Committee.


Rob is a keen golfer, skier and racquets player when not with his family or at work

Recent LDC Transactions:

  • FC Business Intelligence. Logo
  • The Pallet Network (TPN) Logo
  • Validus-IVC Logo
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