Job Title: Chair
Giancarlo Attolini became chair of the 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 committee since January 2008 and served as deputy chair in 2010-2011.
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 is a member of the managing board of Organismo Italiano di Contabilità, the Italian accounting standard setter (since 2008), and a member of the managing board of Organismo Italiano di Valutazione, the Italian valuation standard setter (since 2012); he also is a member of the Governance and Nominating Committee of EFRAG (European Financial Reporting Advisory Group), since 2012.
From 2008 until 2012, Dr. Attolini was a member of the board of CNDCEC, where he was in charge of international affairs; he also shared responsibility for the following areas within CNDCEC: university education, continuing professional development, practical professional experience, and information and communications technology. He served as a council and executive committee member of Fédération des Experts Comptables Méditerranéens (FCM) from 2009 to 2012.
Dr. Attolini graduated with honors with a degree in economics and business administration from the University of Modena, Italy.