The Real Deal Los Angeles

EB-5’s gatekeepers: Migration agents

Specialized operator working in an unregulated gray zone, but reaping big money by connecting developers to Chinese investors
By Katherine Clarke | April 14, 2016 11:30AM

Linda Mei Nuri Katz

Linda Mei and Nuri Katz

From the April issue: Last July, a swarm of high-profile guests — including Revlon Chairman Ron Perelman and former Secretary of State Henry Kissinger — gathered to celebrate the launch of a summer tour to China by the National Youth Orchestra of the U.S.

Among the high-powered attendees who were invited by China’s New York Consulate General Zhang Qiyue was Linda Mei He. Dressed in a nearly floor-length black gown, Mei He, who along with Carnegie Hall was a major sponsor of the tour, later issued a news release raving about the young musicians and the importance of promoting cultural exchanges between the U.S. and China. [more]