Leadenhall Corporate Advisory Pty Ltd is pleased to announce Richard Norris and Dave Pearson as shareholders of Leadenhall, effective 1st July 2015. The appointment acknowledges Richard and Dave’s industry leading technical skills, unwavering commitment to client service and will facilitate the continued growth and momentum of the Leadenhall business.

Since Richard joined the Leadenhall team in 2011, his skill set has added to our expertise particularly in relation to the preparation of independent expert reports and valuation analysis for litigation support. He has experience advising a broad range of industries including the financial services, technology and services sectors. Richard’s wealth of experience and commitment to the Leadenhall business will provide ongoing benefits to our clients. CLICK HERE to view Richard Norris’s profile.

Dave joined Leadenhall in 2014 after gaining a wealth of experience working within the “Big 4” in Australia and overseas. Dave’s expertise in providing valuation and commercial advice for M&A, strategic decision making and compliance purposes is a valuable complement to the Leadenhall business. Dave has extensive experience advising clients in the financial services, infrastructure and property sectors amongst others. CLICK HERE to view Dave Pearson’s profile.

We look forward, with confidence to Richard and Dave’s continued contribution to our firm and our clients in the future. We are certain that these shareholder appointments will cement the sustained and lasting success of our business.


Discount Rate 31 Dec 2023

Market Discount Rates – 31 December 2023

Optimism around the easing of inflation and potential interest rate cuts led to a rally in equity markets towards the end of December 2023. With markets continuing to fluctuate significantly, the selection of a reasonable discount rate remains a key consideration, whether for the purpose of financial reporting or for any valuation analysis.

Discount rate September 2023


Markets have declined over the last quarter as persistent inflation and the potential for further rate rises continue to weigh on the ASX 200. These fears have seen a rapid increase in government bond yields over the last month. With market conditions continuing to evolve rapidly, we have provided an update on our assessment of discount rates as at 30 September 2023.

Simon Dalgarno celebrates 25 years

25 Years at Leadenhall: Simon Dalgarno celebrates

After 25 years at Leadenhall (and in the valuation profession) Simon Dalgarno was lucky enough to have the entire month of May off as leave. During his time off, he went on a pilgrimage – which was both professional and personal.