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International Partnerships Manager, Hong Kong
Managing Director, Scotland
Managing Director, South
Managing Director, Hong Kong
Managing Director
Director, North West
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Since the launch in 1981, LDC has completed over 440 investments and supports a portfolio that stands at over 60 businesses across the UK, and is collectively valued in excess of £2billion. Whilst having Lloyds Banking Group as a parent company pays dividends in strong financial support, it’s LDC’s unique commitment to making a difference in business that has led to long-term success.

LDC’s investments are driven at a regional level from a network of offices across the UK and Asia. LDC expert knowledge has secured LDC’s place as a national leader in the mid-market, whilst LDC focus on establishing enjoyable and enduring relationships with those they work with ensures stability and success.

Recent Milestones


Company Date Round Size Participants
Joules Clothing 11/2013Venture Round£22M1
Express Engineering 10/2013Venture Round1
The Training Room (TTR) 10/2013Venture Round£20M1
Equiom 9/2013Venture Round1
Ramco Oil Services 3/2013Venture Round1
Validus-IVC 3/2013Venture Round£12M1
ATG Access 2/2013Venture Round1
OnApp 1/2013Venture Round$20M1
Keoghs 11/2012Venture Round1
Dale Power Solutions 8/2012Venture Round£10.5M1
Benson Group 1/2012Venture Round1
PJD Group 12/2011Venture Round1
WRG Creative Communication 8/2011Venture Round£12M1
Driver Hire 6/2011Venture Round1
A-Gas 4/2011Private Equity£70M1
Entertainment Magpie 4/2011Venture Round1
Ramesys (e-Business) Services 10/2009Venture Round$24.3M1



  1. LDC sinks £22m into fashion brand Joules ( [edit]
  2. Express Engineering Receives Investment from LDC ( [edit]
  3. The Training Room Receives £20M Investment from LDC ( [edit]
  4. Equiom receives investment from LDC ( [edit]
  5. Ramco Oil Services Receives Investment from LDC ( [edit]
  6. Validus IVC Receives a £12M Investment ( [edit]
  7. ATG Access Secures Minority Investment from LDC ( [edit]
  8. OnApp Raises $20M in Funding ( [edit]
  9. Keoghs Receives Investment from LDC ( [edit]
  10. LDC Invests £10.5M in MBO of Dale Power Solutions ( [edit]
  11. Benson Group Receives Investment from LDC ( [edit]
  12. PJD Group Receives Private Equity Investment from LDC ( [edit]
  13. WRG Creative Communications Secures £12M Private Equity Investment from LDC ( [edit]
  14. Driver Hire Investments Group Receives PE Investment from LDC ( [edit]
  15. A-Gas Secures £70M Investment from LDC ( [edit]
  16. Receives Investment from LDC ( [edit]
  17. EDGAR [edit]
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