Rory Steyn

Board Member

Gérard Labuschagne
Rory Steyn is currently a co-owner of NSA Global.

Rory has a long and accomplished history in the South African Police. While in the service of the government he specialised as an investigator, intelligence field worker, and as section head of the police VIP Protection and Bomb Disposal Units in Johannesburg.

Upon being transferred to the Pretoria-based Presidential Protection Unit in 1996, Rory was appointed team leader of President Mandela’s personal protection team, which entailed the protection of the President both nationally and internationally.

He retired from the SA Police Service in JuIy 1999 with the rank of Lieutenant-Colonel and set up his own security consultancy with his partner, Bob Nicholls.

NSA Global Security Consultants is South Africa’s largest executive protection employer counting Fortune 500 and blue-chip companies among their clients. Rory holds a National Diploma in Police Administration.

Rory served on the Security Directorate of the ICC Cricket World Cup hosted by South Africa in 2003 and again in 2007 in the West Indies. He went on to chair the Security Directorate for the inaugural ICC World Twenty20 tournament and the CC Champions Trophy hosted by South Africa in 2007 and 2009 respectively.

 

Rory has completed twelve Comrades marathons, holds Green Number 42743, and has run numerous marathons for charity.

 

He ran the Antarctic Marathon in April 2013, fulfilling his ambition to complete a standard marathon on each of the seven continents; and finished Ironman South Africa in Port Elizabeth in April 2013. Rory founded ‘The African Icons Invitational’ in 2018 – a six-day charity cycle ride raising funds in support of the children of police officers slain in the line of duty. He is married to Gillian, a schoolteacher, they have three sons.

Willy Meela
Vice-President
Michael Pienaar
Vice-President
Rory Steyn
Board Member
Bronwynn Stollarz
Board Member
Andrew Kelly
Founder Board Member