William van Heerden
William started his career at the International Red Cross Movement in 1994 with missions in Rwanda, Zaire, Chechnya, Kosovo and Central Asia. Since 2011 he acts as a security consultant and conducted a wide range of consultancies For, amongst others, the Danish Refugee Council, Oxfam International, Welthungerhilfe and KNCV-USAID. Global experience with consultancies in Afghanistan, Burundi, Cambodia, Ethiopia, Greece, India, Indonesia, Iraq, Israel & OPTI (Gaza), Jordan, Kenya, Lebanon, Myanmar, Nigeria (N), South Sudan, Syria, Turkey, Tunisia and Ukraine.
William holds various diplomas in Crisis and Security Management and is an IRIS licensed Risk Analyst.
Areas of Expertise
Training: Risk management process, field security, crisis management, personal safety and security
Security Audit/Assessment : mission level, organisation HQ, post-critical incident, crisis management