PKF Texas Expands Audit Director Group


Ryan Istre

PKF Texas of Houston (FY12 net revenue of $20.2 million) has announced the promotions of Ryan Istre, Samir Jabiyev and Chris Hatten to audit director.


Chris Hatten

Istre specializes in audit services to domestic and international businesses in the areas of real estate, manufacturing and energy services for the public and private sectors.

Jabiyev’s experience includes audit, review and compilation services for publicly owned, private equity backed and privately held businesses.

Hatten works with public and private businesses, including internet based service companies, hospitality, manufacturing, technology, oilfield service and midstream energy companies.

“Ryan, Samir and Chris are all significant contributors to the success we have enjoyed at PKF Texas,” said President Kenneth Guidry. We are proud of their accomplishments with PKF Texas and congratulate them on their promotions.”


Samir Jabiyev

Istre has been with the firm since 2000 and Jabiyev and Hatten joined in 2002 and 2006, respectively.