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Thrive’s Sean Reddington recognised by The Times as one of the UK’s Top 50 Most Ambitious Business Leaders for 2023

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Sean Reddington, CEO of Thrive has been named one of The LDC Top 50 Most Ambitious Business Leaders for 2023 supported by The Times.


Created by trusted investment partner LDC - part of Lloyds Banking Group, and supported by The Times, The LDC Top 50 champions the business leaders who are pushing for growth and building successful businesses. 

This year’s nominations were of an exceptionally high calibre and the competition was fierce, showcasing the drive and determination that unites business leaders across the UK.

The leaders featured in The LDC Top 50 are growing their businesses at home and overseas, making a positive contribution to society and driving progress against their goals. They hail from every corner of the UK and span every sector of the economy. Together, they employ more than 6,700 people and turn over more than £1.2bn.

Sean Reddington, CEO of Thrive said:

“It’s such an honour to be recognised amongst so many inspirational, people-centric and successful business leaders who are all giving back to our community. A big thank you to the LCD for highlighting all these brilliant business initiatives and hosting a great evening in London to celebrate.”

John Garner, Managing Partner at LDC, added: 

“We started The LDC Top 50 six years ago to champion the remarkable success stories of medium-sized businesses, the unsung heroes of the British economy. Since then, we’ve received more than 3,000 nominations and celebrated more than 500 business leaders through the programme, surpassing all our expectations. Every leader in this year’s cohort has a story as impressive as the next, and I’d like to congratulate them on their achievements so far. We can’t wait to see where they go from here!”

You can find out more information on this year’s LDC Top 50 Most Ambitious Business Leaders programme here:  

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LDC is a trusted investment partner for ambitious management teams across the UK. It is part of Lloyds Banking Group and has partnered with hundreds of medium-sized companies across a wide range of sectors, helping them to grow and develop.