Andre is a WorldAware Watch Operations Manager based in the company's regional integrated operations center (RIOC) in Cape Town, South Africa. He has been in the sector since 2005, with experience covering political and security dynamics in Africa and the Middle East. Andre holds a Master's degree in criminology from the University of Cape Town (UCT). ). In 2020, he added to his accomplishments by attaining an ASIS International Certified Protection Professional certificate.