Speaker Profile

Cornis van der Lugt

Reporting 3.0 Accounting Blueprint Lead Author

BSD Consulting and Stellenbosch University Business School

Dr. Cornelis T. van der Lugt is Senior Research Fellow with Stellenbosch University Business School, Cape Town, South Africa, as well as Senior Associate with BSD Consulting, Zurich, Switzerland and Utopies Consulting, Paris, France. Until recently he was a member of the Engagement Team of the Cadmos Responsible Investment Funds (PPT Geneva), chaired an international group of accounting experts under the Reporting 3.0 initiative, and led content development for training in Integrated Reporting under auspices of the International Integrated Reporting Council (IIRC). He has over 20 years of experience working globally in the field of sustainability standards. In the 2000s he was deeply involved in the establishment of the Global Reporting Initiative and UN Global Compact. In recent years he was member of the financial sector working group of the Sustainability Accounting Standards Board (SASB). His past work includes developing guidance for managers and benchmarking reports on good practices with partners such as SustainAbility, AccountAbility, Standard & Poors, KPMG and the World Resources Institute. He holds a PhD from Stellenbosch University and MBA from the Haute Ecole de Commerce (HEC, Paris). See www.cornisvanderlugt.com

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