LDC has built trusted partnerships with ambitious management teams across the East Midlands and East of England region covering Derby, Nottingham, Leicester, Milton Keynes, Cambridge and Norwich. Our award-winning team work closely with businesses to help them to grow organically and through acquisitions.
We are passionate about playing our part in the community. All our team live and work in the region, and we’re currently funding and volunteering local food banks – to help families across our core six regions get through the cost-of-living crisis.
LDC invested over £350m in ambitious businesses in 2023 – and we plan to do even more this year. Read our highlights.
LDC won ‘Private Equity Deal of the Year’ in recognition of its significant investment in Bedfordshire-based Stonbury and the positive economic impact it will have on the region. LDC’s partnership with the business is enabling Stonbury to continue to expand organically and through acquisition, whilst the management team remains in control of the company.
Real Deals Future 40
David Bains, Head of East Midlands and East of England, was named one of Real Deals’ Future 40 Mid-Market Investment Leaders.
We knew from the moment we met David and the LDC team that they were the right investment partner for us. Their relationship-first approach and extensive network of connections were important factors in our decision.”
Meet the Team
We live and work in the region – and build trusted relationships from day one.
Founder of healthcare communications agency Lucid, discusses how a minority investment from LDC helped a buy and build strategy.
Our case studies – how we’ve helped our portfolio companies to grow.