Gordon Dunsire is an independent consultant, who lives in Edinburgh, Scotland. He is a member of several bibliographic standards groups of IFLA (International Federation of Library Associations and Institutions) and is currently working on an ISBD implementation of the IFLA Library Reference Model. He was formerly Head of the Centre for Digital Library Research at the University of Strathclyde and was Chair of the RDA Steering Committee during the RDA Toolkit Restructure and Redesign (3R) Project. He is a recipient of an IFLA Medal for his work with bibliographic linked data. He is widely published at international level, and is co-author of Bibliographic information organization in the Semantic Web. Further information, including publications and presentations, can be found at www.gordondunsire.com.