Eduardo Gutentag

Eduardo Gutentag was recognized as an OASIS Distinguished Contributor in 2010. He has been involved in the World Wide Web and the SGML/XML worlds since 1995 and has participated in many SGML/XML/HTML related activities at W3C and OASIS (beginning when the consortium was still called SGML Open). He served as a W3C Advisory Board member for many years, as an advisor to the UN/CEFACT Bureau, and a member of the IDEAlliance Board of Directors. Eduardo has made very large contributions to many OASIS efforts over the years, including the Technical Advisory Board, the Advisory Committee that designed the OASIS Technical Committees process, and the Universal Business Language (UBL) and Docbook Technical Committees. He served on the OASIS Board of Directors from 2003 until his resignation in 2010 (prompted by a change in employment) and was its Chair four years running. He worked for Sun Microsystems for over 20 years, and he is currently employed by Oracle, as Director for Standards Strategy and Policy.