- Managing Director
- Forensic & Litigation Consulting
- T: +1 713 353 5452
- F: +1 713 353 5459
- Suite 3500
- 1301 McKinney Street
- Houston, TX, 77010
- United States
- T: +1 800 349 9990
- F: +1 713 353 5459
- B.A., Finance and Banking, Jilin University of Finance and Economics
- M.S., Business Studies, Liverpool John Moores University
- Chartered Certified Accountant (ACCA)
- Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA)
Yvonne Zhang is a Managing Director in the Forensic Accounting & Advisory Services practice at FTI Consulting and is based in Houston. Ms. Zhang is a Fellow of the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants and has more than 18 years of experience in leading and managing complex forensic engagements, serving multi-national clients from a variety of industries across the U.S., Europe and Asia Pacific region.
Ms. Zhang has extensive experience in dispute advisory matters and has acted as an independent accounting expert on many occasions, including in shareholder, joint venture and post-acquisition disputes; intellectual property and trademark infringement disputes; business interruption and economic loss claims; professional negligence indemnity claims; personal injury and matrimonial matters; business and share valuation disputes, etc.
Ms. Zhang also has experience advising clients involved in mediation and other forms of alternative dispute resolution. As part of the litigation support services provided, she has reviewed and critiqued opposing experts’ testimonies; and participated in the settlement process. Ms. Zhang has also testified as an independent expert witness in Court on a number of occasions.
Ms. Zhang’s experience also includes FCPA compliance and investigation matters, fraud and misconduct investigations, risk assessments, developing and reviewing financial crime prevention programs and advising multi-national clients with operations in China on FCPA and U.K. Bribery Act compliance issues.
Ms Zhang has worked on projects in a broad range of industry sectors, including automobile, energy and natural resources, construction and property, hospitality and leisure, technology and gaming, health care, pharmaceuticals, financial services, manufacturing and retail.
Ms. Zhang began her forensic accounting career in one of the leading forensic accounting firms in Ireland, where as Director of Litigation (Forensic Services), she was involved in some of Ireland’s largest commercial and damages related disputes.
Prior to joining FTI Consulting in Hong Kong, Ms. Zhang was a Director in a Big Four Accounting Firm’s forensic accounting practice in Beijing.
Ms. Zhang has a Master’s in Business Studies and a Bachelor of Arts’ in Finance and Banking. She is a Fellow of the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants.
Ms. Zhang has spoken at international conferences and frequently presents fraud prevention and dispute resolution seminars.
Ms. Zhang is fluent in English and Mandarin Chinese.