Don Manifold is an internationally renowned expert who specializes in providing advisory services pertaining to mergers, acquisitions, and divestments, as well as the development of independent expert’s reports and appraisal on Adelaide.
Don has been working in transaction advice for the past 15 years, and during that time he has held senior leadership responsibilities for some of the leading professional service businesses in the world. During this time, he has gained experience working in a wide variety of fields, including but not limited to the following: the financial services industry, the consumer goods industry, agriculture, the manufacturing industry, the retail industry, and the information technology industry.
Don has been an advisor on more than 30 completed transactions involving mergers, acquisitions, divestments, and capital raising. The total value of these transactions was greater than one billion dollars. In addition to this, he has produced over 50 independent expert’s assessments and valuations, the total value of which is greater than $25 billion.
Don lived and worked in London, Sydney, and Melbourne for a combined total of ten years until moving back to Adelaide in 2006. In countries such as Australia, England, Croatia, and Papua New Guinea, he has provided advice on a wide variety of international transactions.
Don Manifold holds a Bachelor of Economics (Honours) degree and a Master of Business Administration degree, both of which he earned from the Australian Graduate School of Management, which is routinely ranked as one of the best business institutions in the world.
Don Manifold served as the General Manager of EY in South Australia and the Northern Territory for a period of four years before beginning his current role at Equity & Advisory. Don has over twenty-five years of expertise, including over twenty years in the field of corporate finance, and he also oversaw EY’s Transaction Advisory branch in South Australia while he was there.
Don has provided advice on more than 40 completed acquisitions, divestments, capital raising, and initial public offerings with a total value of more than $2 billion. In addition, Don has generated valuation and independent expert’s reports for businesses with a total value of more than $25 billion. Don has been an advisor on a number of high-profile deals, one of which was the sale of S. Kidman & Co.