Private private equity investor LDC has appointed an investment manager in its Leeds office.
Anthony West will be responsible for identifying and investing in ambitious management teams that would benefit from the support of an experienced private investor.
He will also support the management teams of LDC’s portfolio companies, which include Global Autocare and Mosaic Fulfillment Solutions.
West joined LDC from KPMG where he spent six years as a corporate finance director. He is a chartered accountant and has supported a series of large transactions.
This appointment follows a busy period for LDC in Yorkshire. In August, the team completed three deals in a single week with a combined enterprise value of over £ 415million.
Dan Smith, Head of LDC in Yorkshire, said: “Anthony brings a wealth of expertise which really strengthens our team and reflects our commitment to growing our presence in Yorkshire. With his support, we seek to develop our investment activity in the region and support more local management teams to realize their growth plans. “
Anthony West, Investment Manager at LDC, added: “LDC has an excellent reputation for supporting management teams in Yorkshire. place to do business. “