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Fishawack Health: £18.5m follow on funding
We set the wheels in motion on our ambitious expansion plans.
Management buyout enabled five acquisitions to further Fishawack Health’s international expansion.
Martin Audio: Crowd-pleasing success
Our partnership gave us the perfect platform to invest in key growth areas.
Carve out helps the management team of high-performance loudspeaker brand deliver resounding success.
Away Resorts: organic and acquisitive growth
We did spring a very ambitious plan on them and they backed it fully.
Carl Castledine partnered with LDC to support organic and acquisitive growth at holiday park operator Away Resorts.
Team17: From investment to IPO
LDC has nurtured me well and been a good friend on this journey.
We supported the continued growth of this innovative video games business, through to an IPO.
Kee Safety: Long-term support
LDC has invested considerable time and resource in our business.
LDC has helped the fall-protection business reach new heights with a series of investments over eight years.
The NEC Group: backing a four-year transformation
That speed of focus put a 20-30% injection of energy into the company.
Playing a key role in helping to transform The NEC Group, the UK’s live-events business of choice.
BOFA International: Reaching growth potential
My ambition is to make BOFA the default name in fume extraction.
The fume-extraction specialist transformed from a small family business to an international market-leader during our partnership.
Amberon: protecting business culture
They helped us grow without losing the Amberon way of doing things.
The board of traffic-management company, Amberon, looked to LDC to help remove barriers to growth.
Joules: Growing revenue by 50%
LDC has been an important partner to Joules.
Our partnership with Tom Joule and his eponymous brand put the company on a firm footing for future growth.
Further case studies and portfolio
Panther Logistics: Delivering growth
Management buyout supporting investment in operations and innovative solutions for customers.
Blue Rubicon: Supported international expansion
Reputation management consultancy sees fee income grow 59 per cent in three years during private equity partnership.
Twofour Group: Helping to create a media powerhouse
Merger supported by private equity created a major player in the media sector.
Iglu.com: Award-winning success
Secondary buyout enables management team to expand into new product areas and geographies.
Independent Corporate Clothing Group: Smart investment creates independence
Private equity-backed corporate carve out supports management team’s vision for growth.
PDG Aviation Services: Helicopter increases capacity
Private equity enables sustainable, organic growth with a clear focus on customer service.
NRS: Long-term support and success
Private equity helped former Findel plc healthcare division achieve rapid growth under its own steam.
Adler & Allan: Creating an environment for growth
Multiple acquisitions support expansion of leading oil and environmental services business.
Stroma: Commitment to compliance
Management buyout helping services and software business to create solid platform for growth.
D&D: Continued expansion
Founder of premium restaurant brand secures LDC backing to grow footprint across the UK and internationally.
Specialist People Services: Supporting strong demand
Long-term partnership helps specialist recruitment business to internationalise via acquisition and organic growth.