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Gianluca Garbellotto (GLG) is a pioneer of the Extensible Business Reporting Language (XBRL), the XML-based computer language that is rapidly being adopted worldwide to digitalize business and financial reporting.
He is a globally acknowledged expert on the business and technical aspects of XBRL and the XBRL Global Ledger Framework (XBRL GL), and has extensive experience in their implementation in the Government and the private sector.
With a leading expertise on Standard Business Reporting (SBR), the XBRL-based regulatory model that focuses on the reduction of compliance burden for businesses, and on the International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS), Gianluca is a key contributor to several of the existing SBR government programs and IFRS jurisdictional implementations around the world.
He is a former member of the XBRL Standards Board and the current Chair of the XBRL Global Ledger Working Group as well as a member of the XBRL Best Practices Board and a United Nations/CEFACT Accounting and Auditing Domain Expert.
He is a frequent and sought out lecturer and trainer on XBRL and XBRL GL topics, and has authored numerous articles and white papers.