Ana-Maria works with ambitious management teams across Yorkshire, helping them to realise their ambitions for growth with the support of a private equity partner.
Ana-Maria joined LDC in 2022 after having spent almost three years in leveraged finance with Lloyds Bank where she focused on mid-market private equity-backed transactions across a broad range of sectors, including TMT, healthcare and industrials.
Ana-Maria also held roles in the wider Commercial Banking division of Lloyds Bank, working in the SME and Mid-Market relationship teams, as well as in restructuring.
Ana-Maria graduated from Oxford Brookes University and is a CIMA qualified accountant. Outside work, Ana-Maria enjoys travelling and is a keen tennis player.
With LDC’s support we’re now at an exciting stage of our journey to broaden our proposition through technology and service.”
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