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Daniel J. Prastalo

High Officer L1 /Chief Instructor
Section ID: HQ-SVN - 001
Expiry date: 12.2026

Security  Specialist


IPO Headquarters Advisor &

Section Slovenia Coordinator


IPO Section Slovenia


Experienced Security and Counter-Terrorism Specialist with a demonstrated work
history in the fields of Security
, Investigation,

Counter-Terrorism and Training. Experienced in Multi Operation Management and worked around the
World (Europe, Africa, America).


Professional graduated, certified, and trained by SAB Academia, C&G, ICSI, and with Military Experience as member of 12th Guard Battalion SAF.

Over the last 12 years, was directly involved in many hostage rescue operations.

In January 2019 lead a Tactical Response Team at DusitD2 Hotel Terrorist Attack in Nairobi, Kenya where they (over the 16 hours long siege) rescued over 1,500 hostage from 14 Riverside Complex. LINK

Work Experience 

G7 Security, Europe - Worldwide

12th Guard Battalion - SAF - DoD

Undisclosed Employer (EP Operations) - Europe & America

SAB Academia (CP & TF Instructor) - Europe, Middle East & Africa

Senaca Group (PSD & PMC) - Africa & Middle East 

Diplomatic Protective Services (Tactical Response Unit) - Africa

International Police Organization (HQ Adviser)


Evolution Global Risk Management (Consultant) - Worldwide


Education & Training

Ljubljana School of Economics 

Dept. of Defense SAF 


Bodyguard L3, IBSSA, Europe

Israeli College for Security & Investigation, Tel Aviv, Israel 

Instructor, SAB Academia, Europe 

SIA CP Level 3, City & Guilds, United Kingdom 

Preparing to Teach in Lifelong Learning Sector, Lynceus, UK

BTEC Level 2 Intermediate Award in Physical Restraint Practice 

Security Responder, United Nations UN DSS 

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