Christian is responsible for ensuring LDC continues to support the growth ambitions of businesses and management teams that would benefit from the backing of a private equity partner.
Since joining the firm in 2014, he has led LDC’s investment partnerships in Ashtons Hospital Pharmacy Services, Lucid Group, Paladone, BOFA International and Clifford Thames. He supported the management teams of both Clifford Thames and BOFA International as they each grew overseas before their sales to separate US strategic acquirers.
Christian graduated with a degree in Engineering and Management from Kings’ College, London. He qualified as a chartered accountant with Arthur Andersen, spending several years working in corporate finance at the firm, before moving into private equity. Prior to joining LDC, Christian was a Partner at Gresham Private Equity, where he worked for more than 16 years and completed 19 investments with a further 11 bolt-on acquisitions.
During our three year partnership with LDC we have achieved significant scale and increased our revenues by adding to our core offering and expanding into new markets.”Calvin Barnett, Chief Executive
Deal of the Year under £25m
BOFA International – Thames Valley Deal Awards
Deal of the Year over £25m
Clifford Thames – Thames Valley Deal Awards