Why Choose Us?

With one of the largest teams of full-time and contracted valuers, auctioneers and specialist valuation consultants in Australia, Hymans has both the experience and capacity to meet all your valuation and disposal challenges, however unusual they may seem.

Hymans extensive systems and experienced research teams are critical to the delivery of each high quality valuation. The comprehensive research process which not only traces new or replacement prices, but also documents recent sales in secondary and international markets is conducted by skilled and passionate researchers who’ve had direct involvement in most industries.

Hymans team is proud of their market position and reputation, which has been forged through a long-term commitment to total project management, a thorough understanding of clients’ needs and an unsurpassed commitment to customer satisfaction.

Experience & Coverage

Combining a diverse industry knowledge in ‘Land and Buildings’, ‘Plant and Equipment’ and ‘Businesses’, as well as significant technical expertise with federal and state tax laws enables Hymans to understand client needs while instilling a trust in their ability to effectively value and manage client assets.

Clients Come First

The Hyman's client portfolio, including major insolvency practices, banking and financial institutions, government departments, plus many of Australia’s Fortune 500 companies is a testament to our customer service. Please find a number of testimonials below.

After Sale Service

Hymans customer service is designed to continue after your valuation report is complete and delivered. After the report is finalised, your dedicated project manager will be available to discuss the key factors influencing the outcomes in the report.

24 Hour Access to Staff

We keep communication lines open 24/7, so that clients are able to reach any of the Hymans Directors and senior team members, including CEO Ian Hyman, when needed. By making communications paths completely transparent and open, Hymans can more easily achieve their goal of complete customer satisfaction.

Report Quality

Hymans has invested heavily in establishing systems and processes that will deliver reports of the highest quality and precision. All valuation reports are supported by thorough background research while any information and reporting is handled with the strictest confidentiality at all times.

Professional Indemnity Insurance

Hymans carries a market leading $10,500,000 in Professional Indemnity Insurance cover. Having this significant level of Professional Indemnity Insurance in place provides you the surety that in the unlikely event that we do not deliver our services as contracted that your position is fully protected.

Leadership Team

Sydney

Ian Hyman

Chief Executive Officer | OAM CA AAPI CTA

Ian is the Chief Executive Officer of Hymans Valuers & Auctioneers. He established the business in 1984 after concluding almost ten years in the accounting profession and completing studies as a Chartered Accountant in 1981.

Ian’s expertise includes business valuations for professional services firms, manufacturing, importers and distributors, IT companies and many other industry sectors. Ian has been a member of the Business Valuation Chapter of the Institute of Chartered Accountants since its formation.

Ian is also a certified plant and equipment valuer with a wide range of expertise that incorporates transport assets of all types, computers and related equipment, mining, food manufacturing, woodworking and metal fabrication equipment. Ian’s valuation experience ranges from insolvency administrations and large corporate valuations for publicly listed companies to five star hotels, vintage car collections and heavy engineering.

Email: ianhyman@hymans.com.au
Mob: 0416 151 597

Patrick Symons

Director | AVAA CPV No. 549

Patrick was appointed to the role of National Auction Manager in July 2012 and promoted to NSW General Manager in June 2014. His experience covers a broad range of assets including but not limited to heavy machinery, manufacturing, construction, boats and vehicles. Patrick specialises in project management of large scale and complex projects including, onsite auctions, expressions of interest, private tenders and asset repossessions.

Patrick oversees the national plant & equipment/ disposal staff, the largest team of Valuers & Project Managers within the Hymans network. He has overall responsibility of managing the day-to-day operations within the Hymans Head Office, as well as responsibility of the Hymans Trust accounts and national resource/personnel management.

Email: psymons@hymans.com.au
Mob: 0416 151 506

Jason Shore

National Director - Property Valuations | AAPI CPV

Jason Shore joined Hymans Valuers and Auctioneers in January 2013 and brings 15 years of valuation expertise in commercial, industrial, development, specialised, prestige and residential property, for a variety of purposes including Fair Value, Insurance Replacement, Market Value, Acquistion, Mortgage Security, Family Law, Consultancy and Rental Value. Jason has undertaken valuations in a variety of locations across Australia including Sydney, Regional NSW, Melbourne, Regional Victoria, Brisbane, Adelaide and Canberra.

Email: jshore@hymans.com.au
Mob: 0416 099 708

Matthew Dean-Willcocks

Senior Valuer | ASA

Matthew Dean-Willcocks has been involved in more than one hundred and twenty matters across valuations, tenders and auctions. These projects have included a large number of Australia’s leading companies and covered industries as varied as mining, automotive, medical, light industry and catering.

With a background in light vehicle mechanics, Matthew has developed a deep understanding and interest in industrial components, mechanical machinery and of course motor vehicles. This has assisted in the assessment of the machinery values & furthermore in the development of the valuation reports.

Matthew has a keen interest in workplace health & safety. Recently completing a Certificate IV in Occupational Health & Safety ensuring he is up to date with the relevant industry standards.

Email: matthewdw@hymans.com.au
Mob: 0416 099 707

Melbourne

Mark Tallon

Senior Valuer/Auctioneer | Valuation Compliance Manager | ASA

Mark joined the Hymans Valuers and Auctioneers team in 1987 as a trainee auctioneer and valuer charged with conducting both in rooms and on site auctions.

Over the next 28 years Mark has had substantial valuation and auction experience in most market sectors and has traveled Australia, New Zealand and Macau providing valuation and auction services for a wide variety of clients.

This experience includes managing large stock audits, litigation, insurance, insolvency, family law, tax consolidation valuations, mergers and acquisitions, asset disposals and physical auctions.

Email: mtallon@hymans.com.au
Mob: 0416 151 664

Brisbane

Vincent Bourke

QLD Manager - P&E Valuations | AAPI CPV (P & M)

Vincent joined the Hymans Valuers and Auctioneers team in 2018 as a senior plant & equipment valuer in our Brisbane office. With over 30 years’ experience Vincent has had significant valuation experience across a wide range of market sectors, and has completed valuation assignments across all states and territories of Australia, together with international valuation assignments in New Zealand, Canada, China, Hong Kong, New Guinea, Singapore, United Kingdom and the United States providing valuation services and advice for a wide variety of clients. This experience includes managing large stock audits, litigation, insurance, insolvency, family law, tax consolidation valuations, mergers and acquisitions.

Email: vbourke@hymans.com.au
Mob: 0416 865 549

Tim Ellis

QLD Manager - Property Valuations | AAPI CPV

Tim Ellis has been with Hymans for 4 years, and has over 30 years’ experience as a valuer. He has held senior roles in Government, and has been a Registered Valuer since 1988. Tim has vast experience in the property sector, has an Australia Day Achievement Medallion & Certificate from the Minister for Environment, and a Highly Commended Certificate in the Premier’s Awards for Excellence from his decorated career within the State Government.

Email: tellis@hymans.com.au
Mob: 0410 387 308

We Give Back

Ian Hyman, Patrick Symons and the whole Hymans’ team believe that giving back to the community and supporting those less fortunate is imperative to building functional and effective communities. Our annual goal is to donate 2% of turnover to charity, a target which Hymans’ are proud to consistently exceed.

The Hymans team is passionate about supporting a range of disability charities and plays an integral role in organising several fundraising events every year. The team participates in all facets of event management, pursues sponsorship opportunities and always strives for the best possible financial outcomes for the charities that we work with.

Ian Hyman is currently a board member of CNS Precision Assembly and also sits on the Disability Council of NSW which is the policy advisory body for the NSW government. Over the past 30+ years Ian has been actively involved at board level with Inala Disability Services, Association for Children with a Disability, the Down Syndrome Association, Lifestart Co-operative Ltd and Special Olympics, and in 2017 was awarded an OAM for services to people with a disability.

Charities regularly supported

  • CNS Precision Assembly – provides economically productive and personally rewarding employment opportunities for individuals with intellectual disabilities based in Hornsby in Sydney’s northern suburbs. The business is an Australian Disability Enterprise and manufactures circuit boards and electronics assembly.
  • Inala – is a Rudolf Steiner organisation supporting individuals with intellectual and physical disabilities through accommodation, respite care and supported employment programs.
  • St Edmunds Special Needs School – is a special needs high school based in the northern suburbs of Sydney that accommodates 110 intellectually disabled children each year in small classes of 10 and achieves extraordinary results.
  • Bayley House – supports individuals with intellectual and physical disabilities through accommodation, respite care and supported employment programs.
  • Help Enterprises  – is an  Australian Disabiity Enterprise that supports over 350 individuals with intellectual and physical disabilities through accommodation and supported employment programs all over south-east Queensland.

Melbourne 

Charity lunch in support of Bayley House
7 June 2019 @ RACV City Club

Sydney 

Charity lunch in support of Inala and CNS Precision Assembly
19 July 2019 @ Four Seasons Hotel

Brisbane 

Charity lunch in support of Help Enterprises
20 September 2019 @ the Hilton Hotel

If you would like to get involved or donate to any of the amazing schools/charities we support, please visit their respective websites to see how your organization can make a difference.

Alternatively, please contact the friendly Hymans Team to be added to the sponsorship mail out and stay abreast of any special fundraising events Hymans is supporting to enable your organisation to participate in such an emotionally rewarding experience! For details email reception@hymans.com.au.

If you would like to attend one of our charity lunches and help support some great causes, book below.

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1993 – 2018 Annual Charity Lunch Sydney

With exciting and different themes each year, great locations and excellent speakers the annual charity lunch has been held for the past 25 years. Over $3m has been raised for disability charities through this event. These lunches have included auctions and raffles to help raise money. The 2018 the lunch was held at the Four Seasons Hotel in the Sydney CBD and raised over $236,000 for Inala and CNS Precision Assembly.

2008 – 2010 & 2014-2018 Melbourne Charity Lunch

Our Melbourne Charity Lunch has been held at the Royal Automobile Club in Melbourne CBD in support of Bayley House since 2014. Over the last 5 years the lunch has grown in size and popularity, raising over $380,000 during this time.

2015 – 2018 Annual Charity Lunch Brisbane

In 2015 we expanded our series of charity lunches to Brisbane, supporting the very worthwhile Help Enterprises. In 2018, the lunch raised $159,000.

2014 Special Olympics Upper North Shore – Ku-ring-gai Chase Fun Run

Hymans’ extensive client and staff network of 161 people sponsored Alistair Hyman, who has Down Syndrome. Alistair was a participant in the fun run. The generosity of clients and staff alike contributed to Special Olympics who donated over $20K for this event!

2006 – 2014 St Edmunds Special School Gala Dinner

This included excellent entertainment from St Edmunds students. Ian was on the fundraising committee for almost 10 years. Hymans supports this event financially and Ian conducts the auction each year.

2013 October Long Lunch

This lunch was in aid of providing financial support to Colin Pittorino, a close friend of the Hymans family who was involved in a tragic cycle accident and was left a paraplegic. Ian Hyman initiated this terrific fundraiser to assist Colin’s family, which includes 2 intellectually disabled children. The money raised was to assist him and his family through this challenging period.

Various Charity Auctions

In addition to the charity events frequently run by Hymans, it has been estimated that Hymans staff have conducted over 1,000 charity auctions over the past 30 years helping a wide variety of great charities raise tens of millions of dollars.

What Our Clients Are Saying

“I have known Ian for more than 15 years and have found Ian and his team always to be responsive, professional and available when needed. I can recommend Ian and his team without hesitation.”

Hector WestPartner, Dentons

“I have engaged Hymans for over a decade to provide valuation and auction services to assist me in the conduct of numerous receiverships, administrations and liquidations . I have been impressed not only with the quality of Hyman’s work , but with their promptness in responding to my needs. Undertaking formal appointments often requires the immediate attention of a valuer and I have been very pleased with the professionalism in the delivery of Hyman’s services.”

Mervyn KitayPartner, Worrells Solvency and Forensic Accountants

“Hymans Valuers provide outstanding support to our credit team with their professional reports, swift response and intelligent insights to the markets we service. It is comforting to know that we can look after clients across the country with the support of the network. Needless to say, we have been a happy client for many years. Keep up the good work!”

Kieran GillDirector, Semper Capital

“I have known Ian for 5 years and have found Ian and his team always to be professional and happy to go the extra mile for our business and our customers. Even under short notice, Hymans provide exceptional speed to market which is critical when dealing with cash flow finance customers as we are, I can recommend Hymans with confidence that the job will get done and to a high industry standard.”

Marcus GrayState Sales Manager – QLD/NT, Scottish Pacific Business Finance

“Our connection with Hymans valuation and asset disposal team is built around honesty and Integrity. We have found Hymans to be very professional in their dealings with our business introducers and clients. In addition, Hymans helps us to find flexible business solutions to meet our clients’ needs. Both Hymans and Cashflow Finance see each other as partners in the loan process ensuring that all parties to each transaction are treated fairly and expeditiously.”

Sandy FitzgeraldGeneral Manager Equipment Finance, Cashflow Finance

“Jirsch Sutherland and Hymans have enjoyed a 25 year (+) relationship. This in itself is testimony to the quality of service and advice offered by Hymans to our team. Hymans consistently deliver outstanding service in relation to plant & equipment valuations, land & building valuations and asset disposals. Their results on large, complex assignments are impressive. I have no reservation in recommending Hymans services to my staff and clients.”

Sule ArnautovicPartner, Jirsch Sutherland

Career Opportunities

Auction Manager
Sydney - CBD
Commercial Property Valuer
Sydney - CBD

Contact.

There’s no job too big or too small for the team at Hymans and we always strive to deliver on our clients specfific needs, so please reach out for an obligation free chat about how Hymans can help.

Sydney

Level 1
44 Pitt Street
SYDNEY NSW 2000

T 02 8270 4444

Melbourne

Level 4
459 Little Collins Street
MELBOURNE VIC 3000

T 03 8683 0167

Brisbane

Level 8
410 Queen Street
BRISBANE QLD 4000

T 07 3252 2943

Perth

Level 4
172 St Georges Terrace
Perth WA 6000

T 08 6103 1001