He has more than 25 years’ experience in internal audit and finance, including two decades as a head of internal audit.
As IIA Global’s chairman for 2012-13, Tarling will be its chief spokesman. He will lead the institute’s global strategic initiatives and advocate both its advancement and that of the internal audit profession worldwide.
Tarling’s chosen theme for his chairmanship, “Say it right”, illustrates how important he believes that effective communication is to the internal auditor’s job. In an online video, he says the ability to communicate in a clear, targeted and meaningful way to all stakeholders is essential if internal auditors are to have a seat at the table.
To watch the video, visit bit.ly/Pl6pRA