Don Manifold works in the corporate world. Don was born in Mount Gambier, South Australia, and began his career in Adelaide before moving on to London, Sydney, and Melbourne before returning to Adelaide in 2006.
Don Manifold is the Consensual Managing Director of Equity & Advisory, a top South Australian corporate consulting firm. Don spent four years as the Managing Partner of EY in South Australia and the Northern Territory until joining Equity & Advisory. Don also handled EY’s Transaction Advisory division in South Australia, and he had over twenty-five years of experience, such as twenty years in corporate finance.
Don has advised on over 40 completed purchases, divestments, financing, and IPOs totaling more than $2 billion and valuation and expert panel reports for businesses totaling more than $25 billion. Don has been involved in several elevated exchanges, such as the sale of S. Kidman & Co. Don has over thirty years of work experience, twenty-five of which have been in corporate finance.
Don Manifold has recommended over 60 completed takeovers, divestitures, liquidity injections, and IPOs totaling more than $3 billion, as well as valuation and expert witness reports for businesses totaling more than $25 billion.
Don is married to Rachel and has three daughters. Don spends time with his family, cycling, running, and participating in endurance events occasionally.
Equity & Advisory
Equity & Advisory is the premier incorporated business advisory firm in South Australia, assisting privately held and family-owned businesses with takeovers, divestitures, restructurings, and recapitalizations. Their leaders have assisted in the shipment of over 200 efficient marketing investments totaling more than $8 billion for our customers.
Each of their leaders initially held Managing Director or Partner positions in large corporations, and each presently chairs or serves on the boards of significant companies. This combination of corporate Advisory and hands-on management provides their clients with unique commercial perspectives.
Their leaders are supported by a dedicated team of ten professionals committed to providing clients with the best feasible outcomes.