Accounting Influencers Roundtable


Artificial Intelligence in Accounting: Isaac Heller

Rob Brown interviews Isaac Heller of Trullion on how artificial intelligence automates workflows and makes accounting processes easier for accountants.

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In today’s episode 21, “Artificial Intelligence in Accounting: Isaac Heller.”

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Isaac Heller is the Co-founder and CEO of Trullion, an AI-powered SaaS platform that automates financial workflows for CFOs, accountants, and auditors. Trullion unifies the unstructured and structured worlds of accounting by reading PDFs and Excel documents and translating them into financial workflows, such as Lease Accounting and Revenue Recognition.

Isaac has an extensive background in finance & software, including a 2014 IPO with Sabre Holdings. His experience with accounting regulatory changes has helped drive successful partnerships with financial leaders, from CFOs to modern accounting firms.

Key areas covered in this episode include:

1. How can AI be used in the accounting industry?

2. What are some of the practical applications of AI?

3. How does AI change the role that accountants play in their jobs?

4. Will AI make the accounting process more accurate? How?

5. What is the potential downside of using AI?

6. Who benefits from AI taking over some of the manual processes?

7. Will AI provide accountability to the accounting industry? How so?

8. Will AI be a technology that helps restore ethics in the accounting industry?

Originally hailing from Texas, Isaac holds a BA from the University of Texas @ Austin and an MBA from the University of Texas @ Dallas. He lives between New York and Israel and enjoys spending time with his wife and children.


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