Based in Birmingham, Leeds and Manchester, NorthEdge’s investment team has 150 years’ experience in private equity and several partners have worked together for approaching 20 years. The team’s strength is based on trust, delivery, expertise and a partnership approach. The firm was launched in 2009 by three Founding Partners – Andy Ball, Grant Berry and Dan Wright. Michael Joseph joined in 2010 and Ray Stenton in 2011. Many of the team members are former colleagues at the private equity arm of the Lloyds Banking Group, LDC where they helped establish a successful business beyond the capital.