My career path of 39 years mainly consists of high intensity intelligence operations (both military and corporate), African bush war operations, security and risk analysis operations on international level and enterprise security business management. I am a military veteran and an experienced entrepreneur. I am honored and privileged to say that I am one of very few who served in the top three elite units in the South African defense and intelligence domains. Referring to the internationally recognized South African battle unit known as 32 Battalion as Unit Intelligence Manager; the South African Special Forces as Unit Intelligence Manager and the South African Secret Service as Counter Espionage Agent Handler in Central Africa. After my military career of 15 years, I also managed various security and risk analysis companies as Founder, Managing Director and Operations Director on national and international level.
My military skills can be summarized as Training of agents and agent handlers, Training of military junior leaders, Battlefield interrogation, Covert agent handling, Intelligence analysis, Threat analysis and military management.
My business management skills can be summarized as Strategy Audit and Mitigation, Leadership development, Troubleshooting in Corporate Management, General business management, Goldmine security, Hotel and lodge security, Estate security, Corporate business negotiations (Africa & Middle East), Risk analysis, projection and mitigation, Static and mobile observations, Surveillance and counter surveillance, Investigations (corruption, fraud, and criminal), VIP protection (Close Protection Officer). I am also skilled in farm management and environmental studies.
The highest achievement in my military career was receipt of the Southern Cross Medal from the South African Defense Force for providing intelligence during various battles. I also received recognition for recovery of 10500kg of gold bearing materials from Gold Fields Gold Mines in South Africa during intelligence and security operations.
My highest qualification is a Bachelors degree from the University of South Africa in political science with majors in political science, international politics, and Africa politics.
The value system of preference is honesty, loyalty, and excellence.
With a background of bush war in Africa, international intelligence and security operations, international risk analysis and mitigation projects and C-level business management backed by my political science qualification and 39 years of experience, I regard myself as an asset and talent of high impact for any organization.
I hope to be of high valued assistance to your organization.