In “Art Scam: Wendi Deng Murdoch Imposter Swindles Thousands from Photographers” (18 Jan. 2019), CNN notes K2 Intelligence’s role investigating the impersonation fraud and con artist who has targeted and scammed creative and media industry professionals including photographers, stunt men, makeup artists, and Instagram influencers. According to Nicoletta Kotsianas, a director with the firm who has been working on the case, “This is a particularly well-devised scam, they've found a way to combine a lot of elements and run with it.”
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K2 Intelligence is continuing to play a key role in investigative efforts for clients embroiled in the sophisticated impersonation scam targeting powerful, high-profile female executives. Read more about the impersonation scam.