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The team at LDC has a stellar track record in manufacturing and mirrored our vision for the business. We look forward to building on our success to date in the coming months and years."

Manesh Pandya, CEO
ELE Advanced Technologies

Manufacturing Private Equity

Supporting UK manufacturing

Manesh Pandya, CEO
ELE Advanced Technologies

As a leading UK industrials private equity firm, LDC has a strong track record of supporting industrials businesses, having invested more than £1.2bn into the sector. More than 170 manufacturing & specialist engineering industrial companies have chosen LDC as their private equity partner.  

We are committed to backing British industrial businesses across a wide range of sub sectors – including aerospace, food producers, specialist engineering and power generation.

Some of our recent successes include the organic growth journey of the UK’s leading chilled savoury producer Addo Food Group, the international buy & build strategy at chemicals business A-Gas which saw profits increase 100% and our partnership with fume extraction and filtration business BOFA International which helped the business double revenue.

This remains one of the UK’s most dynamic sectors – leading innovation and exports, and one which can benefit strongly from private equity investment.

Our current portfolio includes a diverse range of manufacturing firms including Rhino Products, Kee Safety, Precision Micro, ELE Advanced Technologies and Stuart Turner.

In every case we support the leaders of these businesses to fuel innovation, acquisitions or growth in international markets.

To find out more about our private equity investments in the industrials sector, please get in touch with your nearest LDC team.

Have a read of our Supporting the Nation’s Makers short brochure.

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The team at LDC has a stellar track record in manufacturing and mirrored our vision for the business. We look forward to building on our success to date in the coming months and years."

Manesh Pandya, CEO
ELE Advanced Technologies


BOFA International

Hear what directors Tony Lockwood and James Oliver from BOFA International had to say about working with LDC and our approach.

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