Esra Simard graduated with a degree in B.Comm and then obtained her CPA, CA designation at a public accounting firm in Toronto. After receiving her credentials, Esra practiced in public accounting for 5 years, focusing on assurance and tax engagements for clients in the not-for-profit, charities, mining, manufacturing & processing, telecommunication, logistics, car dealership and food chain industries.
After gaining extensive knowledge in IFRS, Esra switched her focus to in-house corporate accounting, assisting large scale corporations in the Real Estate and FinTech sectors. She now uses her breadth of experience in public practice and private enterprises in practice management. Esra’s background is in public accounting has helped her excel in operational and administrative management. She coordinates between departments and resolves day-to-day administrative and operational concerns to secure efficiency and compliance to industry policies and standards.
On her down time, Esra likes to ballroom dance, jog, read and spend time with her family.