David Bell


CTO UBPartner
UBPartner is a leading provider of XBRL technology and solutions with customers around the globe.David has over 30 years’ experience in the IT industry delivering leading edge solutions.
This includes hands-on experience of delivering the full range of services that encompass Application Architecture, Solution Design, Best Practice, Product Configuration, Partner Support, Training and Technical Support

Member of XBRL Standards Board since 2014
Member of Eurofiling Foundation

Over 10 years experience on various XBRL projects mainly in Europe but also across the world

– Major European banking regulators covering COREP, FINREP and CRD4 reporting systems
– Tax authorities receiving reports in both XBRL and Inline XBRL
– Regulatory reporting systems for filers across Europe
– Business register collection systems
– Central bank reporting systems in Asia
– Stock market and listed company reporting
– OEM integration of XBRL technology
– Active participation and promotion of XBRL through Working Groups and Standards Board

Previously David held positions at Sun Microsystems, Forte Software and DEC and was responsible for the specification, design and delivery of large distributed systems for major clients across Europe in domains such as Telco, Banking, Criminal Justice and Healthcare.

My Sessions

XBRL Technology

Al Baraha 2

Technical Deep Dive. Roll your sleeves up and learn about the work going on to modernise and simplify the XBRL standard from a technical perspective.