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Ed Karthaus

Ed Karthaus, Executive Vice President, Residential Lending, Credit Cards & Marketing

Ed Karthaus joined Home Trust in October 2017 as the Executive Vice President, Sales and Marketing. He brought more than 30 years of experience in financial services, technology and telecommunications to Home Trust.

Ed began his career in sales and marketing, with a focus on the tech industry. After establishing his credentials with such companies as Xerox, Oracle, and NCR, he honed his expertise in data management and analytics, business solutions, strategy and operational management.

Ed has held executive positions with such companies as NCR, Filogix, Davis & Henderson and Prophix, overseeing everything from business turnarounds and longterm strategic planning to enterprise start-ups. In particular, he has extensive experience in the mortgage industry.

Ed is an Accredited Mortgage Professional and has served as a Director of the Independent Mortgage Brokers Association of Ontario. He was inducted into the Association’s Hall of Fame in 2009. In 2019 he was named into Canadian Mortgage Professionals Hall of Fame and was also named to the Mortgage Global 100 by Mortgage Professional America in 2019 and 2020.

Ed continues to act as an important voice in the country’s mortgage industry.