Leah Donti, CPA (Canada), CMA, MBA
Advantage Montreal Seminars Inc.
Leah Donti, an internationally recognized seminar leader and speaker in accounting and auditing, has been doing seminars full time for 30 years through her seminar business. She conducts in-house training at CPA firms and various multinationals and does CPE courses through the CPA societies. As well, she speaks at numerous conferences across North America each year.
She speaks on FASB update, Private company GAAP developments, Accounting and Auditing update, SEC and PCAOB update, Leases, IFRS, Data analytics, Digital Transformation of the finance function, business combinations, compilation and review, and fair value accounting.
She also provides proprietary prep seminars for the IQEX reciprocity exam where foreign accountants obtain the US CPA credential.
Prior to beginning her seminar business in 1991, Ms. Donti worked for a major information management consulting organization, where she provided training to offices across North America. She also worked with an accounting software firm, offering accounting education courses to clients on site. In addition, she held positions in internal audit and Accounting with Canadian Pacific, one of the largest companies in Canada, dual listed in Toronto and New York.
For the last 11 years (2010 to 2020), Leah has received the AICPA Outstanding Discussion Leader Award for her passion, energy and ability to speak at all levels of professionals and made her a most sought-out speaker.