Don Manifold is the Managing Director of Equity and Advisory at Manifold Advisory Partners and the Founder of Manifold Advisory Partners. With more than 30 years of experience in equity research, portfolio management, credit research, and investment banking. He has been involved in equity research and portfolio management for some of the world’s largest financial institutions.
Moreover, to serve as the Managing Director of Equity and Advisory at Manifold Advisory Partners, Don is also a member of the firm’s Investment Committee. Don is a Joint Managing Director, focusing on the firm’s equity and credit research investment and his experience investing in high-yield debt.
He has served in leadership senior roles with leading investment banking firms. He has advised companies on private, and public capital raises and has formed relationships with numerous institutional investors.
Don has been an equity analyst for fund managers at major asset management firms and was involved in dozens of secondary offerings for companies that were publicly held. As an Adelaide citizen, Don Manifold is involved in the local community and has served on the boards of various organizations. Don also sits on the boards of several private companies and is an investment adviser to various family office clients.
Don Manifold is an alumnus of Harvard University and Stanford University. He is a visionary investor interested in managing growth, capital allocation, and deal structuring. Manifold Advisory Partners provides comprehensive equity and credit research to institutional investors and high-yield debt research for private debt funds.
Don resides with his family in Adelaide, Australia, where he has been involved in the community. He realized his passion for helping startups while working at McKinsey, a Fortune 500 consulting firm. While there, he worked on startups, served on their advisory boards, and advised them on expanding into new markets they did not yet serve.