Ron Martin New CEO of UHY Advisors – Texas

Ron Martin has been named CEO of UHY Advisors-Texas, effective July 1. Martin, COO of the firm’s Texas operations for the past four years, succeeds Rick Stein, who will continue as chairman of the Texas practice and as co-CEO of Chicago-based UHY Advisors, Inc. (FY11 net revenue of $182.8 million).

“During his tenure at the firm in a variety of roles, Ron has exhibited the characteristics that we have valued for more than 40 years—developing our people, proactively serving our clients, and meaningfully contributing to our community,” said Stein in a prepared statement.

The Texas practice has more than 450 employees; UHY Advisors and its affiliates have nearly 1,000 employees in 14 offices across the U.S. Martin joined UHY Advisors in 2004 and was named COO in 2010. He began his career in Houston, and prior to joining UHY Advisors, was a partner at two other international accounting firms.