Topic: Whatever happened to convergence? Significant differences remaining between US GAAP and IFRS
Doug Nelson is an independent financial reporting consultant based in the US. Since becoming self-employed in 2006, he has focussed on developing and providing seminars on IFRS and US GAAP subjects, in-house trainings for German companies on these topics, and advising and assisting companies on financial reporting matters and conversion projects.
He has spent most of his career living and working in Frankfurt with KPMG, where his focus was on assisting clients with US GAAP and IFRS reporting issues, and providing training to KPMG and client staff.
Doug is co-author of a number of publications on the subject of financial reporting and has been a regular presenter at previous AGiG Seminars over the years.