• May 9, 2022

Manifold Advisory Founder: Don Manifold

Background

Don Manifold, born in 1934, has been a member of the finance community for more than forty years. Starting in 1976, Manifold was the founding partner of an investment advisory firm. He is still CEO today.

In addition to his professional accomplishments and achievements at the company, Manifold is a recipient of many awards, including the International Achievement Award from the Center for Excellence in Financial Services.

The firm is known as “Manifold Advisory Company,” based in Sydney, Australia. The headquarters are in Bondi, Sydney.

Education

The University of Sydney awarded Don Manifold with a Master of Economics degree in 1965. Then he continued his education at the UCLA Anderson Graduate School of Management, earning another M.B.A. in 1968. Don Manifold graduated from the University of Sydney in 1971 with a degree in economics.

Work Experience

Don Manifold has worked professionally in investment advisory since 1976. He was the founding partner of “Manifold Advisory Company,” Sydney, Australia.

He has held CEO and chairman and director positions of several companies in Australia and the United States. He is also a member of two boards.

He was Chairman and Director, Consolidated Holdings (Holdings) Ltd. and Australian Refrigerated Meat Holdings Ltd (1979-2008). He was Chairman and Director, Australian Capital Equity Fund (1984-1987), and the founder of Manifold Advisory Company.

Manifold – is CEO of an investment advisory firm and owns and operates Adelaide Removalists. Adelaide Removalists is a company that provides removalist services throughout the Adelaide metropolitan area. He has been in the business for over 15 years.

Board membership

He was Chairman of the Advisory Council and Member of the Board of Advisors, International Securities Exchange (2000-2002). He has also served on the Board of Directors of First State Super, American Refrigerated Food Holdings, Continent Capital and Australian Consolidated. He was also a director of several companies.

Awards and Achievements

Manifold has received many awards, including the International Achievement Award from the Center for Excellence in Financial Services. The Center for Excellence in Financial Services awarded Manifold the International Achievement Award in 2004.

He was also inducted into the Australian Institute of Company Directors Hall of Fame in 2011.