Work experience

Work experience
May 2007 - Present

Managing Director


I manage global risk management operations focusing on Africa/Middle East

Liaise with clients and RFI teams; Liaise with international authorities in areas of operations; Team Leader for close protection and maritime security operations; Integral part of operational & administrative decision making processes.

Recognized for work done in the security industry - awarded a BA Security Administration (ASU, USA); Top Graduate at Ronin SA for Close Protection; Diplomas in Government Security, Business Management, Security & Risk Management; Holds international security, medical & maritime credentials; Member of International Code of Conduct for Private Security Service Providers (ICoC) Clients include multi-national mining groups, commercial shipping groups, VIP's & celebrities, corporations operating in foreign/hostile territories

Dec 2003 - Apr 2008

Security Manager

Cakewalk Marine/Yacht Logistics

Manage security operations and administration for commercial marine travel post 9/11. Construct and administer Ship Security Assessments (SSA), Ship Security Plans (SSP), carry out crew training, Team Leader for anti-piracy operations, VIP & executive protection.

Responsible for: the construction and implementation of ship security plans in accordance with the ISPS Code; executive/VIP protection; crew and vessel safety/security; crew training; client adviser.

Managed protection operations for some of the USA's top corporate High Net Worth individuals; Managed security for the largest private yacht to be built in the US; Gained credentials in marine navigation and security operations; Was employed in many global regions - USA, Africa, Caribbean, Europe, Australasia; Currently still advise to clients under new employer.


Jan 2008 - Present


Open Universities

Part time study via correspondence. Ongoing.

Jan 1988 - Jan 1992

Churchlands Senior High School

Completed music scholarship program

Captain Athletics and football senior year