Laura Bensema brings over 15 years of experience in accounting, financial analysis, audit, and internal controls expertise to Entrepreneurial Services Group (ESG).  Laura has been with ESG since October 2020.

Laura began her career in public accounting working with clients in various industries on tax accounting and internal control design and implementation.   Subsequently, she worked in the corporate financial services industry holding leadership roles in finance, tax, and internal audit.  Her diverse expertise includes management reporting, budgeting, forecasting, strategic planning, accounting research, and tax reporting.  Uniquely, Laura has experience leading process improvements and building teams with a strong culture of accountability.  She has served as a mentor to many junior professionals because of her ability to coach and develop others’ skills.

Laura holds a Bachelors of Business Administration in Accounting and a Masters of Accountancy from the University of Iowa.  She also has her CPA certificate (inactive).