Ron Martin

Ron Martin

Southwest Managing Partner & Southwest Tax Regional Managing Partner


BDO Houston Office



Executive Summary

Ron serves as BDO’s Southwest Managing Partner and Southwest Tax Regional Managing Partner providing leadership and strategic direction for one of the firm’s most important markets. In addition to his regional responsibilities, he is a member of the BDO USA, LLP board of directors. Ron has over 35 years of experience and has grown to become the trusted advisor to owners and executives of companies, his partners, and as a mentor to those inside and out of the firm.

Ron has served a wide variety of clients including publicly traded and privately owned businesses, manufacturing and distribution enterprises, natural resources companies, multinational entities, high net-worth individuals and family groups. He has held numerous executive management positions throughout his career.

Professional Affiliations

American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
Houston Chapter of TSCPA
Texas Society of Certified Public Accountants


B.B.A., Accounting, University of Texas, Austin, Texas
Harvard Business School Executive Education, Leading Professional Services Firms

Community Involvement

American Leadership Forum, Class XXX
Catholic Charities of Houston, Galveston, Finance Committee
Catholic Social Services of Southwest Ohio, Treasurer and Board Member
Cincinnati Area Senior Services, Treasurer and Board Member
Cristo Rey Jesuit College Preparatory High School, Founding Board Member
Family Services of Greater Houston, Board Member
Houston Arts Symposium, Treasurer and Board Member
Opera in the Heights, Audit Committee Chair and Board Member
Relations with IRS Committee, Houston Chapter TSCPA, Chairman
Tender Mercies, Inc., President and Board Member