Frontier RISK was envisioned out the need to provide a holistic solution to our clients that encompassed not only security, but also the well being (medical support) of clients. Based in South Africa & operating in Southern Africa region, we look after a selection of VIP, executives & high net worth individuals…
The Medically qualified Protection Officer.
The African setting is one that presents many challenges for travellers, businessman & exec's, with sub tropical diseases (ex Malaria, Yellow Fever), vehicle accidents & poor access to appropriate health care. Trained in Advanced Life Support, experience in remote medicine & clinical experience in primary health care - our medical staff add value to overall well being & safety of the client.
Okkie & Jacques head-up the Frontier RISK team, both qualified & experienced EPO’s as well as qualifications as Advance Life Support (ALS) Paramedics, with experience in emergency medicine remote site clinical and aeromedical. Okkie & Jacques, having worked throughout Africa in capacity as Protection Officer and Paramedic, understand the unique requirements for persons visiting our beautiful continent…
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Executive Protection Director
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Frontier RISK was founded on the need to provide 1st world executive protection services in a 3rd world continent. The African continent is in many ways untouched, wide open expanses, plains & bold culture. This being said – our beautiful continent poses many challenges, dangers and diseases… We provide local expertise, knowledge and infrastructures to
In 2017, there were an estimated 219 million cases of malaria in 87 countries. While approximately 90% of malaria cases and deaths occur in sub-Saharan Africa. It goes without saying that the risk of contracting Malaria whilst traveling in Africa far out-ways any other threat to you as traveller. For this reason our team (including medically qualified Protection Officers)
Based in the Southern Cape (South Africa), we operate in all major centers including Johannesburg, Cape Town, Port Elizabeth & rural… Our South African Operations includes: Armed CPO’s / EPO’s Vehicles (exec 4X4’s, ambulance) with driver. Training – Tactical EMS and firearms. Resources — access to professional drivers, medical staff. Logistics – we assist with
Our core focus on any project is risk mitigation & conflict aversion. We employ several strategies to control risk and this extend beyond our executive protection services to include: Risk Assessments & contingency planning. Advances & journey preparation ahead of arrival. Local intelligence gathering & reconnaissance. MEDICAL Safari — professional guide.