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Ted Vaughan

Assurance Market Leader


Executive Summary

Ted is the Texas Market Leader for the Assurance practice and has more than 28 years of public accounting experience.

Ted’s client experience includes serving both publicly-held and private companies, as well as those companies developing plans to enter into public offerings or other transactions. He has substantial experience with initial public offerings, secondary offerings, private placements, and business acquisitions.

His industry experience includes retail and consumer products, manufacturing and distribution, and natural resources. Additionally, Ted serves as a National Retail Industry Practice Leader for BDO USA, and he leads the Retail practice for BDO’s Southwest Region. As an industry practice leader, Ted collaborates across BDO USA to develop market strategies, create industry-specific training, and contribute to publications and thought-leadership relating to current industry developments and trends.

As Texas Market Leader for BDO’s Assurance practice, Ted supports the practice and its partners in serving our clients. He serves as client relationship partner to a number of clients in Dallas and the Southwest – ensuring BDO is providing exceptional service and connecting clients with the firm’s resources.

During his 24 years with BDO, he has served in various leadership roles, including BDO’s public company practice, as a member of BDO’s technical assurance advisory committee, and as a partner sponsor for BDO’s programs developing our future leaders. Recently, Ted completed his second term as a member of BDO’s Board of Directors.

  • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
  • Dallas Regional Chamber of Commerce
  • National Association of Corporate Directors
  • Texas Society of Certified Public Accountants

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