Who we are

The Island

Our Team

LDT benefits from the wealth of experience on our board and the skills and enthusiasm of our executive team.

Rt Hon David Heathcoat Amory

Rt Hon David Heathcoat Amory

Chairman

David served as a Government minister for 8 years, and was an MP for 27 years until 2010. He has been a director of LDT since 1984, and Chairman since 2007. He is a Chartered Accountant and has formerly worked for BET plc and the British Technology Group before entering parliament.

Daniel Stephenson

Daniel Stephenson

Managing Director

Daniel has overall responsibility for the group and brings over 20 years of experience in both commercial and residential development to his role. Prior to joining LDT Daniel was property director at Montpellier Group Plc.

Owen O'Callaghan

Owen O'Callaghan

Finance Director

Owen brings over 30 years of financial management experience in commercial and residential property development, management and investment to LDT. He was formerly Finance Director for Capita Symonds Real Estate division, Royal Westmoreland Barbados and the Longford Group.

Hugh Garmoyle

Non-Executive Director

Hugh is a former lawyer and is highly experienced in financial management and capital investment. He is formerly a Managing Director at JPMorgan Cazenove, and NED at LDT since 2012.

Edward Heathcoat Amory

Edward Heathcoat Amory

Non-Executive Director

Edward is a partner of freud communications. He worked at the Daily Mail for ten years, as a political commentator and advisor to the editor. He has been a political advisor to the Conservative Party, assistant editor of the Spectator magazine and director of studies for the Centre for Policy Studies think tank. He is on the steering committee for Ashoka UK, the social entrepreneur network.

Peter Cobb

Non-Executive Director

Peter brings over 30 years of senior Board level experience with major companies specialising principally in residential and mixed use development. He was formerly with Fairview New Homes Plc and McCarthy and Stone. Peter is an Architect by profession.