Industry Expert

Esther Friedberg Karp

Esther Friedberg Karp is an internationally-renowned trainer, writer, business consultant and speaker who is based in Toronto, where she runs her QuickBooks consulting practice, EFK CompuBooks Inc. She has consistently been counted among the Top 100 ProAdvisors worldwide by Insightful Accountant, and in 2015 was in the Top 10, named “Top International ProAdvisor.”
Esther has the unique distinction of holding ProAdvisor certifications in QuickBooks Desktop and Online in the United States, Canada and the United Kingdom. She has authored materials and delivered educational and certification courses for Intuit around the world, and has appeared on behalf of Intuit in several countries. She has speaking credits at events such as Scaling New Heights, QuickBooks Connect, The Sleeter Group Conference, IPBC Ignite, as well as events hosted by various other accounting and professional organizations, and she has written countless articles for Intuit Global.
She counts among her clients many international companies, as well as accounting professionals seeking her out on behalf of their own clients for her expertise in multicurrency and various countries’ editions of QuickBooks Desktop and Online.
Esther holds a BSc from the University of Toronto in Actuarial Science and Mathematics, and an MBA in Marketing and Finance from the Schulich School of Business. She has been named one of Practice Ignition’s Top 50 Women in Accounting for 2017, one of the Top 10 Influencers in the Canadian Bookkeeping World for 2018, and she was a nominee for the RBC Canadian Women’s Entrepreneur Awards. She is also a finalist for the 2018 Inspire Recognition Program, honouring trailblazers for their lifetime achievements in the Canadian Accounting and Bookkeeping World.
She can be reached at or 416-410-0750.

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