Amie Chang is a Managing Director and head of the firm’s Hong Kong office. She has lived and worked in Hong Kong since 2010, in her capacity as a diplomat for the U.S. Department of State, and as a senior investigator with an international consulting firm. Amie heads the Hong Kong office, and specializes in conducting complex investigations on behalf of corporates and their legal counsel as well as litigation support, due diligence, strategic intelligence and asset tracing assignments.
Prior to joining Nardello & Co., Amie was a Director in a global risk consulting firm where she managed multiple engagements across the Asia-Pacific region. These included an investigation into numerous Chinese companies in a wide range of industries ahead of their proposed listings on the Hong Kong Stock Exchange; a business intelligence investigation seeking to gain clarity into allegations made against a listed Chinese company by a short-seller report; and a litigation-driven investigation into assets of the founders of a prominent food and beverage chain in Asia and North America.
Amie began her career as an Intelligence Analyst for the U.S. Department of Defense, where she authored analytic papers on North Korean leadership and foreign policy. She also was a diplomat with the U.S. Department of State, first in Washington, DC and subsequently in Hong Kong, where she monitored regional political and security issues and served as a focal point for multi-disciplinary teams providing analytic support to policy, strategic and tactical customers.
Amie is a graduate of Boston College with a BA in Political Science and International Relations. In addition to her native English, she is conversant in Korean, Mandarin, and Portuguese.