Don Manifold uses his 25 years of business experience to advise companies on mergers and acquisitions. As Joint Managing Director of Equity & Advisory of Manifold Advisory Partners, he uses his expertise to meet the moment with expert strategies.
Don spent 15 years serving in senior leadership positions in Australia, England, and Croatia. He has worked in agriculture, consumer goods, and financial services. His experience, expertise, and strategies helped him advise over 60 clients on acquisitions, raising capital, divestments, and setting up their initial public offerings (IPOs).
Some of the high-profile companies that Don Manifold helped reach higher levels and their full potential include the acquisition of ABB Grain, the sale of Powerhealth, and the acquisition of Adelaide Bank.
Besides acquisitions, mergers, and raising capital strategies, Don and his business advisory board also have strategic planning sessions to ensure that clients get equipped with the best information for entry or exit strategies.
Don was raised in South Australia and went to Flinders University in Adelaide, South Australia where he earned a Bachelor of Economics degree. Manifold tested the waters by working for several years before returning to school. He studied and earned a Master of Business Education (MBA) in Sydney, Australia at the Austrian School of Management.
Before starting his own company, Manifold returned to Adelaide, Australia, and worked for several companies. Some of his positions at prestigious companies included:
• Deloitte as a Partner
• Ernst & Young as a Managing Partner
• ADX Depot on the Chair Advisory Board
• RAM Equipment on the Chair Advisory Board
• Hybrid Ag on the Chair Advisory Board
• Whittles Body Corporate Management as Director
As a believer in continuous growth, Don Manifold continues to meet the moment with strategies that bring success to businesses.