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What can Private Equity Enable?

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What can Private Equity Enable?

What are the Benefits of Private Equity?

What is Private Equity?

What Should You Look for in a Private Equity Partner?

Private Equity for Business Growth

The combination of investment and support means private equity can help you achieve your ambitious growth plans. Whether you’re looking to implement a buy and build strategy and acquire another company or expand internationally – LDC’s expertise could be invaluable.

You might be more focussed on organic growth or making business improvements – LDC can bring energy, focus and relevant experience to complement your team. Private equity can even help you prepare for an IPO if your ambition is to float your business on the stock market.

Case Study – Business Growth

Learn how private equity helped Peter Reid to grow his business – doubling revenue and headcount, and tripling EBITDA in four years through a focus on buy and build and ESG.

Case Study - Business Growth

Sector Insights

Healthcare Sector Report

The first in a series of LDC Sector Reports, our Healthcare Report looks at trends and how the sector is responding to change. We look at how private equity investment can support growth opportunities – from M&A and ESG to technology development.

An Investment Hotspot

LDC Partner, John Clarke spoke to Real Deals about why business services is such an investment hotspot for private equity – and how LDC is helping to drive growth in the sector.

Identifying Opportunities for Consumer Brands to Grow

Joe Tager, Investment Director at LDC, shares his thoughts on how transformational shifts in the sector are creating opportunities for innovative consumer companies.

Powering Ahead in Industrials

LDC Investment Directors Mark Howden and Will Scales discuss how LDC is supporting industrials businesses to meet their ESG objectives and how the sector can embrace digitization – and how LDC is helping them to take advantage of growth opportunities.

Wired for Investment

Investors Chris Baker, Aylesh Patel and Oliver Schofield discuss why TMT businesses remain an attractive opportunity for private equity and the key trends driving M&A in the sector.

ICT Sector Report

Our new ICT sector report looks at the growth opportunities driving businesses forward in the ICT sector – and how a private equity partnership can help. As a leading supporter of businesses spanning communications, IT MSPs and digital services we see a significant opportunity to back more management teams with ambitious growth plans.

Technology Sector Report

LDC’s new Technology Sector Report examines growth opportunities in the sector – and how private equity can help.

Types of Private Equity

There are many different types of private equity deals. You might have ambitions to outperform your market and continue to grow your business. You might be part of an ambitious management team looking to buy the business you run. Or you may be looking to step back and sell all or part of your business. Whatever your plans, you need a partner you can trust.