Ian Roberts

Ian Roberts

Ian first started out his career by studying Marketing and sales Management at the Cape Technikon (Now the Cape Peninsula University of Technology).

From there he moved onto pursue his career in Marketing and Sales Management for various institutions.

Finally feeling constrained by the corporate sector he decided to set up his own venture in the tourism sector by starting up a luxury chauffeur business aimed at HNWI.

This led him to identify a new career option in the VIP Protection industry. Having worked various high profile details for most of the leading agencies in South Africa and abroad, Ian decided to put his networking skills to good use in assisting other personnel in the security industry find employment at home and abroad.

Ian currently specialises in advising, assisting and helping highly skilled and experienced operators securing reputable Close Protection and Specialised Security opportunities across the globe.

Done Freelance work for all the major RSA Security Agencies.

Ian’s valuable input and knowledge of Africa has being one of the cornerstones assisting GY6 on the continent of Africa.

Ian currently has the responsibility for Process Security in high risk areas where commodities are handled in different plants within the Mining Industry in Africa.

Current Responsibilities:

  • Security Advance Work
  • Planning and Organising
  • Bodyguards
  • Close Protection
  • VIP Protection and Hostile Detail’s
  • Advanced Security Driver’s
  • Special Event Security
  • Mine & Plant Security
  • Global Security Consultant