Will is an Investment Director in LDC’s Yorkshire team, based in Leeds. He is responsible for identifying potential investment opportunities, leading transactions and supporting the management teams of LDC’s portfolio businesses as they pursue their growth ambitions.
Will joined LDC in 2021 from global investment bank Rothschild & Co where he spent eight years as a member of its corporate finance team. There he worked on numerous local, national and international transactions, and helped Yorkshire-based management teams operating across a variety sectors secure private equity investment. Prior to this he worked for five years in EY’s financial due diligence team, qualifying as a chartered accountant.
Will graduated from the University of Newcastle with a degree in Business Management in 2008.
When work, my wife and young family permit I’ll be found watching Leeds United. When my team isn’t playing, I’m pursuing any sport including tennis, golf, skiing and boxing or out in the garden with power tools trying to avoid injury!”