Robert Tarola

Right Advisory LLC

Robert M. Tarola is President of Right Advisory LLC, a consulting firm formed in 2008 which offers a unique perspective to address business and professional challenges of operating executives, governance bodies and finance professionals. Mr. Tarola has extensive experience as a public company director, public company CFO and public company auditor. He is a US CPA & CGMA and a member of the PCAOB Investor Advisory Group. He has followed XBRL development and implementation since 2005 as a member of the AICPA Assurance Executive Committee and as a participant CFO in the US SEC’s voluntary filing pilot project. Mr. Tarola helped to implement XBRL as a director and audit committee member for two public companies and, finally, he encouraged the PCAOB to utilize XBRL as a way to connect auditors with data used by financial analysts.

My Sessions

Assurance and XBRL

Al Baraha 2

Structured data in financial statements is becoming the key ingredient in investors models, but in most jurisdictions the machine-readable aspects of these disclosures are not yet audited. What’s happening? And what needs to happen?


Data Disruption: Which new technologies impact reporting and how should I prepare?

Al Baraha 2&3

What does the advent of new technologies mean for regulators and the regulated, their advisors and software providers? Beyond the buzzwords, beyond the frenzy, beyond the hype. Which developments must we pay attention to? What do we need to do, to learn, to create, to test, to prove and to do better to set a […]