In order to better face the new challenges in the field of security, Amarante's team integrates skills and expertise from both the military field (former executives of elite units of the French Armed Forces) and civilians (specialised engineers, graduates of elite higher education institutions).
Brendan Loyant joined Amarante in 2013 as Sales and Marketing Support Manager. As of 2016, he is Operations Manager for the Middle East and North Africa.
Brendan started his career in risk management in Lebanon, where he participated in the security and evacuation operations of French and European nationals at the French Embassy during the 2006 war. Following his studies, he joined another French security company as an assistant to the firm's subsidiary's director in Algeria, where he lived from 2008 to 2011. He moved to Paris in 2011 to be Project Manager until 2013.
Brendan is a graduate of Sciences Po Rennes, and holds a Master’s Degree in Global Risk and Crisis Management from the School of Management of the University Paris 1 Panthéon-Sorbonne, as well as a Management certificate from the EDHEC Business School. He has also participated in the 11th national session of the Institute for Studies and Research for Enterprise Security (IERSE). Brendan has taught Master’s-level courses in Risk Management at the School of Management of Sciences Po Rennes.