Lead Forensics

Jacob identifies and supports ambitious management teams across the North West looking to take the next step in their growth journey with the backing of a private equity partner.

Since joining LDC in 2019, Jacob has supported the investments in Marmalade Game Studio, the UK’s leading developer of mobile, console and PC board games, Rhino Products, a designer and manufacturer of premium external load carrying and restraint systems for light commercial vehicles, Omniplex, a global digital learning provider and MSQ’s acquisition of Be Heard Group.

He has also played a supporting role on the firm’s continued partnerships with Hill Biscuits.

Jacob was previously an Associate Director in Grant Thornton’s M&A Corporate Finance team, where he worked on numerous mid-market private equity and corporate transactions. He has experience across a number of sectors including business services, consumer, technology and industrials.

Jacob qualified as an accountant whilst part of Grant Thornton’s audit team.

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Now we want to supercharge that growth and in LDC we have found a partner with a track record of doing just that.”
Steve Egerton
CEO, Rhino Products