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Welcome to Equity & Advisory

Home to one of the most expansive M&A teams in South Australia, Equity & Advisory has been dedicated to creating wealth for our clients and communities since 1997. We have earned trust across various industry sectors for delivering perceptive and practical corporate guidance.

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Our team

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Stephen Young

Chair of Partners

Don Manifold

Managing Partner

Mark Vartuli


Dino Talavanic


Simone Thompson

Technical Accounting Consultant & Non Executive Director

John-Paul Calabrese


William Leung

Associate Director

Matt Darling


Hugo Wallace

Senior Analyst

Lawrence Taverna

Senior Analyst

Patrick Sanzo

Senior Analyst

Ben Retallack

Senior Analyst

Luke Whittaker

Senior Analyst

Brenton Duong


Sonya Rosella

Chief of Staff

Hannah Thompson

Executive Assistant

Proven Success

Our valued clients

Equity & Advisory have generated successful corporate outcomes for public and private companies and organisations across all industry sectors. We have a particularly strong track record with family and private businesses, having worked with some of Australia’s leading family companies.