Jon Pickering

Partner and Head of New Business 0161 828 3111

Jon is a Chartered Accountant by background having previously worked in the North West corporate finance teams of both Grant Thornton and Deloitte from 2002, before joining the Manchester office of LDC in 2008.

Jon joined NorthEdge in January 2013 after 5 successful years at LDC. Jon is a partner, sits on Investment Committee and is Head of New business across our three offices. Jon also has responsibility for managing the North West new business team.

Jon has been involved in a number of investments, bolt on acquisitions and exits since he joined NorthEdge and he currently sits on the board of Cloud Technology Solutions.

Nassim Ahmed

Deal Origination Executive

Andy Ball


Grant Berry

Managing Partner

Katy Blake

Personal Assistant

Catherine Bucko

Talent Manager

Rina Chauhan-Platt

Personal Assistant

Jordana Cropper

Investment Director

Victoria Crossley

Financial Accountant

Katie Desmond

Personal Assistant

Natalie Evans

Personal Assistant

Phil Frame

Director, Head of North West

James Hales

Director, Head of Origination

Caroline Johnstone

Executive Assistant

Jake Jones

Assistant Accountant

Michael Joseph


Derek Knowles

Head of Operations

James Marshall

James Marshall

Investment Director

Dan Matkin

Investment Director

Liam May



Nicola McQuaid

Investment Director

Jessica Metcalf

Personal Assistant

Lucie Mills

Head of Business Transformation


Maninder Minhas

Investment Manager

Prem Mohan Raj

Partner, Chief Financial Officer

Kevin O’Loughlin

Investment Director

Charlie Page

Financial Controller

Keven Parker

Partner, Head of Portfolio

Jon Pickering

Partner and Head of New Business

Simon Pooler

Senior Adviser

George Potts


Andrew Skinner

Director, Head of Midlands


Tom Rowley

Director, Head of Yorkshire & North East

Ray Stenton

Managing Partner

Lloyd Williams