Africa Executive Protection Network

Welcome to Africa Executive Protection Network, an international company dedicated to the protection of people. We are committed to make your stay in South Africa safe and incident-free.

We cover Sub-Saharan Africa and especialy South Africa. Headquartered in Cape Town with representation in Johannesburg. Our network of contacts in the rest of Africa allows us to render a professional service continentally.

AEPN provides Executive Close Protection Operatives (bodyguards with brains) and Executive Protection Drivers to anybody who feels they may need this service. We also are catering for French- and German-speaking visitors.

Our on-the-ground expertise and local knowledge make our services particularly valued.

No assignment is too big or too small. Whatever your need is, we can get it for you.

Management Team

Yann MouretManaging Director
Yann A. Mouret, CPP has over 20 years experience in the safety and security field. A former French Special Forces, Mr. Yann A. Mouret, CPP, after running companies in Madagascar and Malawi, settled down in South Africa at the end of 2001. 

Yann Mouret is one of the first Registered Assessor in the Western Cape for Close Protection for SAS-Seta (Reg. number RAST/0249), the governmental organisation regulating the South African Private Security Industry, Police Services, Correctional Services and Legal services concerning all aspects of Training and Qualifications.  He is also a registered Firearm Instructor with ITA, a Match Director with SADPA (South African Defensive Pistol Association) and a Senior Range Officer with the False Bay Gun Club.

As a CPP (Certified Protection Professional) he is Board-certified in Security Management. He is the Chairman of ASIS International, Chapter 203 (Cape Town), an organisation for the promotion of security standards and education worldwide. He is an active member of the French South African Chamber of Commerce and Industry. He is the Vice-Chairman of the False Bay Gun Club and a member of the Fish Hoek Community Police Forum.


Our company is, as well as all our staff, registered with PSIRA (Private Security Industry regulatory Authority) and up-to-date in all our payments. We are paying PAYE, UIF, Workman’s Compensation Fund, and Provident Fund for all our employees.

We are registered for VAT, allowing you to claim VAT back when your company is paying for your security service.

We encourage our staff to permanently work on improving their skills by looking for new methods of training and formation such as IDPA Sport Shooting, Amok knife-fighting, para-medic training, advanced driving and cross-training with other specialists in our field.

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