Prior to A&M, Mr. Ruez spent 22 years at Arthur Andersen, where he most recently served as a Regional Managing Partner of Andersen's Tax and Business Advisory practice and as a member of Andersen's Tax and Business Advisory leadership team. He also served as a Regional Managing Partner for Andersen's Outsourcing Services practice and was a member of Andersen's Outsourcing Services leadership team. He was a founding Partner of the State and Local Tax Services practice, and was the National Leader for the Property Tax and Transactional Tax practices. Mr. Ruez also served on several Andersen firm-wide teams.
Mr. Ruez earned a bachelor's degree in business administration in accounting from Texas A&M University and is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA).