The Spergel team


Deborah Hornbostel

CPA, CA, CIRP, CFE, Licensed Insolvency Trustee


North York (Head Office)

Direct Phone/Fax: (416) 498-4308

Deborah joined the Spergel commercial insolvency team in 1997 after having worked in the financial advisory department of an international accounting firm in Toronto and Europe. She obtained her Bachelor of Commerce degree from the University of Toronto and is a Chartered Accountant, Certified Fraud Examiner and Licensed Insolvency Trustee. She has been a member of the Canadian Association of Insolvency and Restructuring Professionals since 1990.

Deborah has a very broad base of experience in administrating commercial insolvencies under a variety of legislative vehicles and has also assisted both creditors and debtors with consulting services for turnarounds, refinancings and asset sales without formal enforcement proceedings. She takes pride in efficiently providing a professional and practical approach to each situation with superior attention to her clients’ needs. Deborah also has experience in pursuing fraudulent debtors on behalf of lenders and has worked with the RCMP and local police in obtaining convictions against such criminals.

She currently serves as Secretary for the Ontario network of the International Women’s Insolvency & Restructuring Confederation and is a member of the Turnaround Management Association.