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We had a choice of a few people to go with, and what I liked the most about LDC was their approach. First and foremost it was not the business it was the management team they were interested in."

Paul Thandi CBE, CEO
The NEC Group

Our Midlands team has invested over £1.3bn in more than 170 ambitious management teams across the region to help them build market-leading businesses.

We are actively looking to support more ambitious management teams with a clear track record for growth right across the region.

In the last 12 months, we’ve invested in four businesses from the Midlands with a total enterprise value of over £200m, including Chesterfield-based B2B car finance broker Evolution Funding and Nottingham-headquartered IT specialist Littlefish.

Our current portfolio in the Midlands is incredibly diverse including technology, engineering, travel & leisure businesses Together they generate combined revenues of more than £3bn and employ more than 7,500 people across the region and beyond.

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We had a choice of a few people to go with, and what I liked the most about LDC was their approach. First and foremost it was not the business it was the management team they were interested in."

Paul Thandi CBE, CEO
The NEC Group


Midlands team

Richard Whitwell

Head of Region

Midlands

+44 (0)121 237 6517

Alistair Pendleton

Director

Midlands

+44 (0)121 237 6530

Rob Schofield

Director

Midlands

+44 (0)121 237 6503

David Bains

Investment Director

Midlands

+44 (0)115 947 1280

John Green

Investment Director

Midlands

+44 (0)115 947 1280

Chris Handy

Investment Director

Midlands

+44 (0)121 237 6504

Phil Hinson

Investment Director

Midlands

+44 (0)121 237 6533

Matt Newbold

Investment Director

Midlands

+44 (0)115 947 1280

Gary Ward

Origination Director

Midlands

+44 (0)121 237 6512