Lead Forensics

James is responsible for helping to identify ambitious management teams across the South West and Wales that would benefit from the support of a private equity partner.

Since joining LDC in 2017, he has supported the investment in media tech firm Sohonet, the £11m investment in e-commerce fulfilment specialist James & James, the £80m deal with Plimsoll Productions and the management buyouts of outdoor adventure business Zip World and pest control manufacturer Pelsis. He has also played a supporting role on the firm’s continued partnerships with Away Resorts, The NEC Group and A-Gas.

James graduated from Durham University before working at Lloyds Banking Group in roles across a number of teams, including the Commercial Banking Strategy Team, Corporate Markets and in the office of the Chief Operating Officer of the Commercial Bank.

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We are really excited to work closely with the team at LDC to further enhance our market leading products and services.”
Chuck Parker, CEO
Sohonet

Awards

Private Equity House of the Year

Insider South West Dealmakers

Funding Team of the Year

Insider South West Dealmakers