ED Group is a group of investment and operating companies with interests across the UK, Channel Islands, Europe and North America in the real estate, private equity and financial services sectors.
In real estate, group subsidiary LBS Properties www.lbsp.co.uk specialises in delivering high-quality, large-scale, complex residential and office projects both independently and on a joint venture basis. LBS works across the full development lifecycle from deal sourcing, structuring and financing, planning, development, asset management and sales and leasing. LBS has been responsible for the delivery of over 1,300 private and affordable homes and 400,000 square feet of office space since 2012, and is currently working with both private and institutional capital partners from Europe, Asia and North America.
In private equity, ED Group invests growth capital, with a current focus on financial technology and operational real estate, including via its wholly-owned Technology and Innovation Fund. The investee companies tend to have originated in the UK and have growth aspirations into Europe and particularly North America. ED Group typically takes majority or significant minority shareholdings and remains closely involved in assisting and mentoring the investee founders and managers.
In financial services, group subsidiary Oakbridge is focussed on wealth management www.oakbridge.je and administration services www.oakbridgegroup.com. Oakbridge Wealth is a Jersey based investment business that provides discretionary and advisory services predominantly to wealthy private clients and their families. In administration, Oakbridge specialises in providing secretarial, governance, general administration and accounting services to corporate and fund clients usually with interests in the real estate and technology sectors respectively.