The Investigator Trainers

Strider leads the way…

by studying financial predators as well as the latest criminal and fraud techniques, we are constantly learning new ways to help our clients.

Our team is uniquely experienced in addressing major financial problems, crimes, and crises.

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Dave Amis


Dave may be the only Colorado Ranger – Harvard MBA – Texas PI on the planet.  He has served major family businesses as a CEO, consultant, and now private investigator.

Dave likes to serve people by solving major problems.  His triple skill set of PI, former CEO, and international businessman means he can address any business or financial crisis as an investigator, negotiator, consultant or even interim CEO.

An author in both English and German, Dave is the co-author of Winning Angels (USA), Winning Angels: Mentoren im Netzwerk des Erfolgs (German), and 27 CLOSE CALLS, a book that introduces a new personal safety system for women against serial sexual predators.

Dave grew up in a family business with over $25M in sales.  He has represented super wealthy families in the USA and Europe.  When he’s not working cases, he lives in Cedar Park, Texas where he rescues any German Shepherd that needs help.

Background Summary:

  • Deutsche Bank, Munich
  • VCR Holdings, London
  • CAG Holdings, Worldwide
  • SWRLEAD (Colorado Police Academy)
  • Colorado Ranger
  • Reserve Deputy Sheriff
  • Police Academy Instructor
  • Serial Predator Research Director
  • Harvard Business School MBA
  • Harvard Fellow, Bosch Fellow, UAE Fellow


Sr. Private Investigator - OSINT

Amy is an OSINT Financial Asset Expert. She has an MLIS in business research and competitive intelligence, an MS in financial investigations, and is a Certified Fraud Examiner.  She has 3 years of civil litigation experience and 15 years in research including corporate, asset and historical/genealogical research.  Amy is a graduate of Strider’s Private Investigator Course (Surveillance) Class #4.



Sr. Private Investigator – Criminal Investigations

Brad is a former Police Chief, Detective-Sergeant, Watch Patrol Sergeant, SWAT Team Leader, and Police Officer.  Prior to that he was in the US Army for nine years.  Brad specializes in surveillance, criminal investigations, and training.  Brad speaks English and German



Sr. Private Investigator – Surveillance

Jeff is a current Federal Law Enforcement officer specializing in counter-terrorism, intelligence, and surveillance.  He is available on a limited basis.



Private Investigator – Asset Location Manager

Maria has been with Strider for two years and built the asset location unit, which she currently manages. Previously she was a 911 Operator for four years.



Private Investigator

Olivia has over 20 years of experience in security operations as both an officer and an operations manager.  She specializes in surveillance.  Olivia is a graduate of Strider’s Private Investigator Course (Surveillance) Class #5.




Megan is relatively new to private investigations but comes from a background of logistics and motherhood.  She is a graduate of Strider’s Private Investigator Course (Surveillance) Class #3.

Strider is always looking for new PI’s to help build its business and expand its ability to serve its clients, many of whom are wealthy families, executives, or business owners.

If you would like to join the Strider Team, please contact us by filling out our contact form.

Is Strider’s Team right for you?

In business, in the courts, and on the battlefield, we have dealt with crises and criminal activity of all kinds.  We have investigated, negotiated, dealt with emergencies, located and locked up criminals and much more.  If you have a case in any of the following areas:

  • Will & Inheritance Fraud
  • Probate Fraud
  • Estate & Trust Malfeasance
  • CEO Chicanery
  • Business Fraud
  • M&A Fraud
  • Investment Fraud
  • Securities Fraud
  • Asset Misappropriation
  • Fiduciary Failure

…we can help you.  Call us.  

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