Job Title: Chair
Giancarlo Attolini became Chair of the IFAC Small and Medium Practices (SMP) Committee in January 2012. Nominated by the Consiglio Nazionale dei Dottori Commercialisti e degli Esperti Contabili (CNDCEC), he has been a member of the SMP Committee since January 2008 and served as Deputy Chair from 2010 to 2011.
Dr. Attolini is an accountant and auditor in public practice. He is a founding partner of Attolini Spaggiari & Associati Studio Legale e Tributario, an accounting, tax, and law firm in Reggio Emilia, Italy.
Dr. Attolini served as a member of the Managing Board of Organismo Italiano di Contabilità, the Italian accounting standard setter, from 2008 to 2014, and as a member of the Managing Board of Organismo Italiano di Valutazione, the Italian valuation standard setter, from 2011 to 2015. He also served as a member of the Governance and Nominating Committee of the European Financial Reporting Advisory Group from 2012 to 2014.
He served as a Council and Executive Committee member of Fédération des Experts Comptables Méditerranéens (FCM) from 2009 to 2012 and as a Board member of CNDCEC, the organization of the Italian accountancy profession, from 2008 to 2012.
Dr. Attolini graduated with honors with a degree in economics and business administration from the University of Modena, Italy.