Ted Vaughan

Ted Vaughan

Assurance Office Managing Partner


BDO Dallas Office



Executive Summary

Ted has more than 20 years in public accounting and has provided assurance and consulting services to numerous retail, e-commerce and consumer products companies. He serves both privately held and publicly held companies, assisting them with private offerings, initial public offerings (IPOs), public debt offerings, and merger and acquisition transactions.
As the national leader for the firm's Retail & Consumer Products Practice and an integral member of the firm’s Natural Resources Practice, Ted focuses on the accounting and reporting issues facing companies in these industries. He also oversees the development of the firm’s client service strategies, professional development programs, and thought leadership. 
Ted is a frequent contributor to various news media on matters affecting the industry and has appeared on CNBC News. He also facilitates BDO’s annual sponsorship of the Texas A & M University Retailing Summit, one of the nation’s leading retailing conferences.

Professional Affiliations

American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
Dallas/Fort Worth Retail Executives Association
Texas Society of Certified Public Accountants


B.B.A., Accounting, Texas Tech University

Community Involvement

LifeNet, Board of Directors, Treasurer
National Association of Corporate Directors, Board of Directors