Andy Ball

Partner 0113 231 4111

Andy co-founded NorthEdge in 2009 and helped lead the fundraising processes with the Partner team. Andy has 22 years of investment, exit and non-executive board experience across multiple sectors in the North.

Andy is a former Managing Director of LDC. He joined LDC’s Leeds office in 1996 and founded the Manchester office in 2000. Together with Grant Berry, Andy was responsible for 32 transactions made in the North from 2000-2008.

Andy Ball


Grant Berry

Managing Partner

Catherine Britten

Personal Assistant

Catherine Bucko

Deal Origination Executive

John Breheny


Natalie Evans

Personal Assistant

Phil Frame


Rob Freer

Director, Head of Midlands

James Hales

Head of Origination

Katie Desmond


Greg Holmes

Investment Executive

Jake Jones

Accounts Administrator

Michael Joseph


Derek Knowles

Head of Administration

Jordana Cropper

Portfolio Manager

James Marshall

Investment Manager

Dan Matkin

Investment Manager

Nicola McQuaid

Investment Manager

Prem Mohan Raj

Partner, Chief Financial Officer

Charlie Page

Financial Controller

Alison Pearce

Personal Assistant

Jon Pickering

Partner and Head of Manchester

Ian Plumb

Head of Portfolio

George Potts

Investment Manager

John Rastrick

Partner and Head of Yorkshire and the North East

Tom Rowley


Magdalena Rusek

Personal Assistant

Andrew Skinner

Investment Manager

Ray Stenton

Partner and Head of New Business

David Walters

Digital and Data Director

Ben Wildsmith

Portfolio Director