Our people-LIEBENBERG & ASSOCIATES
Danie has been working as an independent consultant since 2009. Born and raised in South Africa, he entered the private security industry in 1993 after leaving the South African Police. During his career he held technical; operations; sales and management positions, developing an extensive skillset and understanding of the various security disciplines in the process. He further gained insight into security risks within a large number of industries. Over the years his clients included banks; mines; retailers; manufacturers; warehousing & logistics businesses; automotive companies; exhibition centres; sport stadiums; airports; hospitals; residential estates; business parks; property managers; corporate offices; high worth individuals and many more.
Whilst Danie agrees that his past work experience has prepared him for his role as a security consultant, he credits his way of looking at security challenges as the main reason for his success. He believes that effective security is the result of how one looks at problems, which will naturally affect the course of action that follows. Says Danie: "I try to see what nobody else is seeing, and to think what nobody is thinking". Clients and other security professionals agree that Danie has a unique perspective. This is what they have to say about him:
"Danie Liebenberg is in a league of his own. He has a remarkable approach to security risk, and applies his exceptional knowledge to its successful mitigation. Due to his credibility and expertise clients want to work with Danie, and hold his recommendations in high esteem".
- Dave Walstra, CEO, Callguard
"Danie Liebenberg conducted an internal investigation on a key issue and delivered results beyond our expectations. His approach was extremely professional and highly effective due to his ability to analyse the situation, and address the issue with a unique an innovative approach".
- Louis Boshoff, Director, JHI
"Danie is truly a security expert. He handled our security needs and developed a turnkey solution across all security components. We learnt much from Danie and value his knowledge and expertise highly".
- Franco Strauss, Admin Manager, Schneider-Electric
"Danie's views on security risk mitigation are unique and effective. He approaches the issues in a very innovative manner. Danie is extremely credible. We trust and respect his expertise".
- Rory Steyn, CEO, NSA Global
"Danie Liebenberg and Elio Zannoni conducted a security assessment for our Head Office. Their assessment was exhaustive; they reviewed and evaluated every possible factor contributing to our potential security risks. Danie and Elio are extremely knowledgeable and have a vast range of security experience and expertise. We received first rate service and actionable recommendations".
- Trent Barcroft, CEO, Fiat-Chrysler SA
"Danie is very professional and highly knowledgeable. He has a direct and firm approach, and achieves the desired results by addressing the key issues head on. Clients line up to work with him and we value his ethics and no nonsense style"
- Johan Myburgh, Div Manager, Securitas
"Danie Liebenberg's high standards should be the industry benchmark. He is by far the most professional indvidual whom I have dealt with. His years of experience gives him the ability to identify a problem, assess it quickly, and recommend an effective solution."
- Steve Chart, Associate
Danie has authored various articles on security risk management; is a popular speaker at security conferences and has hosted a range of workshops on security risk mitigation. He