Lead Forensics

Chris is responsible for LDC’s 90-strong portfolio and ensuring the management teams receive the best support possible from LDC. He is a standing member of the LDC Investment Committee and LDC Executive Committee.

He joined LDC in 2004 and has more than 20 years’ experience in the private equity industry as a successful investor working across the UK regional mid-market. He is a member of the ICAEW Corporate Finance Faculty Board.

He graduated from Salford University with a first-class honours degree in Business Economics in 1995 and then qualified as a Chartered Accountant at Robson Rhodes in 1997. Following on from this, he worked with Aberdeen Murray Johnstone Private Equity for a five year period.

Chris’ interests include golf, swimming and following Birmingham City FC.

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The support of Chris Hurley and the team at LDC has been critical in helping us scale the business over the last two years, strengthening our position in a highly competitive and fast-moving sector.”
Steve Weller, Former Chief Executive Officer


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