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.

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
Uswitch

Awards

International Deal of the Year

Kee Safety – Insider Midlands Dealmakers