Gaboon Protection

Welcome to Gaboon Protection. We are a premier provider of comprehensive corporate risk mitigation, high-end operational security solutions, and Medical First Aid training courses.

At Gaboon Protection, we understand the critical importance of safeguarding your assets, personnel, and reputation in today’s ever-evolving security landscape. With a focus on proactive risk management and tailored security strategies, we offer a wide range of services designed to meet the unique needs of corporations and high-profile individuals and industry professionals alike.

Our Specializations

Corporate Risk Mitigation

  • Threat Assessments: Identifying and analysing potential risks to your organization’s operations, assets, and personnel.
  • Security Consulting: Developing customized security strategies and protocols to mitigate identified threats and vulnerabilities.
  • Crisis Management: Preparing and implementing comprehensive crisis response plans to effectively manage and mitigate emergencies.

High-End Operational Security

  • Close/Executive Protection: Delivering discreet and highly skilled protection for executives, dignitaries, and high-profile individuals, both domestically and internationally.
  • Secure Transportation: Ensuring the safe and secure transport of executives and VIPs by our experienced security drivers.
  • Event Security: Providing comprehensive security solutions for corporate events, conferences, and high-profile gatherings.
  • Residential Security: Implementing tailored security measures to protect residences and ensure the safety of occupants and property.

Medical Training

Gaboon Protection is accredited with the American Heart Association, the Resuscitation Council of South Africa and Qualsafe UK for the delivery of various medical training courses.

Security Training

Gaboon Protection offers bespoke security skills and situational awareness training to individuals who operate within the security industry, private individuals as well as corporates.

Why Choose Gaboon Protection?

  • Expertise: Our team consists of seasoned security professionals with extensive experience in corporate risk management and high-end operational security.
  • Tailored Solutions: We understand that every client and situation is unique, which is why we develop customized security strategies to meet your specific needs and requirements.
  • Discretion: We prioritize confidentiality and discretion in all our operations, always ensuring the privacy and safety of our clients.
  • International Reach: With a network of resources and partners worldwide, we have the capability to provide security solutions wherever your operations take you.

At Gaboon Protection, we are committed to delivering unparalleled security solutions and peace of mind to our clients.

Our Divisions

Gaboon Close Protection

Gaboon Close Protection

Gaboon Close Protection has an impressive ability to provide a substantial, highly trained team of skilled manpower where and when needed. Our services include Personal Protection, Protective Driving, Asset Protection, Event Risk Management & Travel Risk Management.

Gaboon Medical


Our Gaboon medical personnel are not bodyguards with first aid training, they are hybrid Close Protection Officers, medical professionals, with highly sought after skills.

They can be utilised in a purely medical capacity or have a duel role due to their strategic capability and are familiar with working in remote areas (clinics in central DRC), in hostile environments (Iraq/Afghanistan/South Sudan etc.), or in the corporate environment.

Gaboon Tactical


Gaboon’s tactical unit is comprised of Close Protection Officers who have backgrounds in specialised police and military units or who have complimentary skills such as pilots. Their ability to work under pressure in extreme circumstances makes them ideal for our bespoke service.

Gaboon Operations


The Gaboon Protection Operations Centre is a central control hub whereby dispersed services can be monitored and controlled. Here we can facilitate client requirements by managing travel risks and crisis management internationally, 24 hours a day. It is further responsible for the overall operational coordination of Gaboon Protection services related to national and international travel, risk management, crisis response and major security related events with implementation of appropriate emergency crisis response measures.

Gaboon Intelligence


Our Intelligence and Corporate Investigations Division is a mission critical and core organisational function that is both client orientated (as a product delivery capability), but also supports internal Gaboon Protection processes and functions. Our Gaboon Intelligence team are highly skilled with members having decades of experience in all aspects related to managing intelligence and investigations operations across all spheres depicted in the Intelligence and Investigations Cycle

Gaboon Protection


A safe, secure and totally bespoke African destination management service. This service is specifically positioned for the individual traveller who would rather travel discretely, or in smaller groups. Travel with a multi-skilled professional, or have us prepare an appropriate, risk-assessed itinerary. We make travel dreams come true – safely.

Contact us today to learn more about how we can help protect what matters most to you.

Our Credentials

Gaboon Protection has gained a reputation for being a leading close protection service provider. We believe the success we have experienced has come through our philosophy of maintaining a strong sense of loyalty within our close-knit team, which extends to our client relationships.

The well being of each individual within our team is of paramount importance as we recognise that a healthy state of mind is vital for us to constantly deliver the high level of service for which we are known.

Gaboon Protection was established in 2010. The founders have extensive operational experience within the industry, and determined to provide the security industry with a specialised, professional close protection service operating at the highest level. Our team is made up primarily of Ronin SA graduates, ensuring that all operatives are highly skilled and competent within the close protection field.

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