Headland is a London-based agency specialising in financial and corporate reputation, public affairs and campaigning.

Investment type
  • Management buyout
The Team
LDC Team
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We are proud of the way in which Headland’s unique client service model has made such an impact in recent years. Our sustained performance and growing reputation have enabled us to build a superb platform, which will continue to allow us to deliver great work for clients.”

Dan Mines, Managing Partner

Minority Investment

LDC made a minority investment in the business in May 2021. We are working in partnership with Headland’s management team, led by Chris Salt and Dan Mines, to support their organic growth strategy, helping the company further broaden and deepen its consultancy capabilities and fulfil its objective to advise a broader range of clients on complex communications matters.

ESG Journey

LDC’s partnership with Seismic, a UK-based consultancy has helped the management team at Headland develop its ESG strategy and pursue B Corp certification. Watch the video below to hear Co-Head of Sustainability, Andy Payne discuss how LDC is supporting the business to certify as B Corp.

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How LDC is supporting Headland to certify as a B Corp

Hear from Andy Payne, Co-Head of Sustainability at Headland Consultancy how the B Corp framework and LDC is helping develop a sustainability strategy.

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This is a pivotal moment in Headland’s development. We welcome LDC as a partner with the right experience and expertise to support our future development. We see amazing possibilities ahead for our clients and our team.”

Chris Salt, CEO

Becoming a Blueprint Ally

Headland was awarded The Blueprint Ally status for its commitment to helping Black, Asian, Mixed Race and Ethnic Minority PR and communications professionals to achieve their career dreams.

The Blueprint judges called out Headland’s apprenticeship programme for removing barriers to entering the industry, its Diversity and Inclusion training for senior leaders, and its commitment to tracking its own employee data, as well as the various initiatives it has run to build an inclusive culture.


Agency of the Year

Corp Comms Awards – 2021 & 2018

Corporate Agency of the Year

Corp Comms Awards – 2019

Financial Agency of the Year