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 investment into Rhino Products, a designer and manufacturer of premium external load carrying and restraint systems for light commercial vehicles, the investment into 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 Rhino Products, MSQ and 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.
Outside of work I enjoy travelling, trying out new bars and restaurants and most sports, especially football (as a long suffering Nottingham Forest fan), golf, American football, tennis and skiing.”