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Headland: Fuelling future growth plans

Backing the existing management team to support an ambitious organic growth strategy.

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

Deal type

Headland is a London-based agency specialising in financial and corporate reputation, public affairs and campaigning. Since 2012, the business has grown substantially.

Headland supported its clients through the pandemic in 2020 and increased revenues by 20%. Today the company employs 117 people and its clients include Accenture, ASOS, Danone, eBay, Future, Just Eat Takeaway.com, PepsiCo, Pret, Saga, Three UK, TikTok, UBS, Versus Arthritis and Watches of Switzerland.

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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
Headland

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.

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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
Headland