Jose Alberto Calero has more than 26 years experience as a security consultant and contract government protection specialist. His expertise has involved planning advance preparation in executive protection assignments, counter surveillance. He is a NRA Certified Law Enforcement Firearms Instructor and teaches in the private sector.
Mr. Calero is the instructor for close quarter executive protection at Battleline Tactical, the company formed by Kris “Tanto” Paronto and Dave “Boon” Benton, two of the GRS contractors who defended more than 30 American personnel at the U.S. facilities in Benghazi on September 11th and 12th, 2012.
Jose has been responsible for leading advance security assessments as well as formulating and executing strategic tactical action and emergency response plans in the United States and many foreign countries. He has trained and worked extensively with law enforcement and government agencies around the globe and holds an active US Government Secret Clearance.
Mr. Calero has extensive background in corporate security and executive protection details working throughout the Caribbean Islands, South America, United States, including over 10 years experience on protective assignments with prominent business leaders and high-net-worth families. He holds a private pilot license for Sea and Air.