Scott Hendon

National Private Equity Industry Group Leader


BDO Dallas Office



Executive Summary

Scott is the National Private Equity Industry Group Leader. He has more than 30 years of experience providing tax consulting services to a wide range of energy, high-tech, manufacturing, distribution, and retail clients.  He is actively involved in structuring and due diligence work for portfolio company acquisitions for strategic buyers and private equity funds.  He also assists U.S. companies with their offshore operations by developing structures and planning ideas to reduce their worldwide effective tax rate using holding companies, intangible companies, hybrid entities and instruments, and financing companies. 
Scott is the U.S. representative on the Tax Advisory Committee for BDO International and is also a part of the National Transactional Advisory Services group. He is an internationally recognized thought leader and frequent presenter on international tax topics.

Professional Affiliations

American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
Business Navigators
Leadership Dallas, Graduate
Private Equity CFO Association Advisory Board
Society of Internation Business Fellows
TexFed, Board of Directors


M.S., Taxation, Texas Tech University
B.B.A., Economics, Hamline University