Joel Podbere BComm, CPA, CA Joel Podbere Professional Corporation, Partner, Audit & Advisory

Joel Podbere at Crowe Soberman LLP

Contact Info

T: 1.416.963.7155

F: 416.964.6454


2 St. Clair Avenue East, Suite 1100
Toronto, Ontario M4T 2T5, CanadaT: 1.416.964.7633
F: 416.964.6454

Favourite film(s)
  • The Shawshank Redemption
  • The Godfather
  • The Big Lebowski
Favourite book(s)
  • Barney’s Version by Mordecai Richler
  • A Prayer for Owen Meany by John Irving
List your top 3 all-time favourite CDs/Songs
  • Paul Simon – Graceland
  • Bruce Springsteen – Born to Run
  • Radiohead – OK Computer
- Joel Podbere

Joel Podbere is a partner in Crowe Soberman’s Audit & Advisory Group and joined the firm in 2005.

Since he has been at the firm, Joel has been active in various areas of the firm’s operations. His hard work and tenacity have earned him the respect of his clients and colleagues. “What I enjoy most about working at Crowe Soberman is the opportunity to work with intelligent and motivated people. Whether I am working with staff in the office or with clients, I am always learning new things.”

He manages a wide range of clients on assurance and taxation issues in industries such as:

  • Real estate
  • Manufacturing, wholesale and distribution
  • Investment companies
  • Professional service

Joel is active in the community. He is on the Board of Directors for Asthma Canada. The vision of Asthma Canada is to empower every child and adult in Canada with asthma to live an active and symptom-free life. Joel also volunteers for the annual ICAO Tax Clinics where he provides free tax counsel and preparation of income tax returns for low-income individuals in the GTA.

Academic Information

  • Chartered Professional Accountants of Canada (CPA Canada)
  • Chartered Professional Accountants of Ontario (CPA Ontario)
  • Bachelor of Commerce (BComm), McGill University

Community Affiliations

  • Board of Directors, Asthma Canada

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