Benjamin is an intelligence-driven protection specialist and security risk management expert. His core security specialization is in physical security and protecting, people, information, property, operations, and reputation in permissive and non-permissive environments. He genuinely enjoys making people feel safe and well protected by what he’s passionate about; the protective services.
Benjamin’s passion for protecting people in particular dates back to his pre-professional days. Whether with family or friends, he’s always been known as the extremely protective brother, friend, cousin, father and fasts forward to the present a professionally trained, experienced, board-certified and quiet International Protective Security Expert and Security Risk Manager with a proven track record working for Icon Global LLC and clients as:
A private security advisor to a former head of state and family.
Agent in Charge of the private protective detail for a former vice president of Africa’s most populous nation.
Security Advisor at Primerio an African centric legal and investment advisory firm.
Agent in Charge (AIC) of protecting A-list Celebrities on global tours.
Member of the protective detail of several private High Net Worth families and individuals In three continents, Africa, Europe and the United States of America.
A former United Nations Organization Department Safety & Security (DSS) staff in Geneva Switzerland
When Benjamin isn’t travelling the world keeping his principals safe and well protected, he is well known for advancing professionalism within the private protective security circuits as frontline protective operations professional, trainer, mentor, speaker and member of several professional security groups and associations.
Benjamin is multilingual and loves to volunteer his spare time with humanitarian organizations like the French, American Redcross and other humanitarian organizations. He holds UK SIA close protection operative (CPO) and US Personal Protection Specialist (PPS), certifications and licenses. Additionally, Benjamin is a certified First Person on Scene (FPOS), a board-certified Dispute Resolution Specialist (DRS) and a Certified Aggression Management Ambassador (CAMA) helping private individuals, organizations, academic institutions and government agencies reduce targeted violence and terrorism.
Recently Benjamin added to his professional accomplishment belt his fourth successful presidential election campaign security, planning and execution covering an entire country, for top Nigerian presidential aspirant.