BDO Northern Ireland congratulates Partner Francis Martin on CBE Honour
07 June 2019
Francis Martin, CBE
BDO Northern Ireland is delighted to welcome the news that their Partner, Francis Martin, has been awarded a CBE in the Queen’s Birthday Honours list. Francis has received this prestigious honour in recognition of his services to UK businesses during his time as President of the British Chambers of Commerce.
Francis was formerly President of Northern Ireland Chamber of Commerce and Industry and took up his position as President of BCC in July 2016, the first ever President from Northern Ireland to take on the role.
Welcoming the news, Brian Murphy, Managing Partner at BDO Northern Ireland said:
“On behalf of Francis’ colleagues and friends at BDO, I would like to congratulate him on receiving this most impressive and deserved honour; we are all thrilled for him. During his time as President of the British Chambers of Commerce, Francis has worked tirelessly to develop Northern Ireland’s economic reputation and profile across the UK and further afield. He has provided a voice for NI and UK businesses at a time when companies need their voices heard the most.”