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consultant , security firm executive

Rafael Monsalve, Spanish security firm executive, consultant.


Monsalve, Rafael was born on October 20, 1960 in Madrid. Son of Rafael and Pilar (Gomariz) Monsalve.


Student, Universidad Politecnica, 1977-1982; student, American Society for Industrial Security student, Universidad Complutense, 1991-1995.


Protection officer, Chase Manhattan Bank (National Association), Europe, Spain, Africa, other, 1985-1990; security and safety manager, Chase Manhattan Bank Espaqa S.A., Madrid, 1985-1990; division manager delivery information, loss prevention, United Parcel Service, Spain, Portugal, 1990-1992; principal, Monsalve & Associations, Spain, Mexico, since 1992. Chairman protection team Iberduero, 1982-1985. Collaborator/analyst CESEDEN, Secretary Defense Madrid, since 1995.

Collaborator Institute for Security Studies, Western European Union, Paris, since 1995. Consultant World Bank, Washington, 1995-1996. Analyst Spanish Institute for Strategic Studies.

Undersecretary for political affairs Secretary Defense, Spain, since 1995. Adviser secretary public safety, Secretary of Interior, Spain.


Volunteer Red Cross, Spain, 1979-1982. Consultant United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization, 1996. Member American Society for Industrial Security, Overseas Security Advisory Council (chairman Spain chapter 1988-1992), North Atlantic Treaty Organization Spanish Atlantic Association, Academy Political Science, Ibero-American Association Civil Defense Mexico, International Institute Strategic Studies(London).


  • Other Interests

    Avocations: skydiving, sailing, golf, basketball.


Married Victoria Angeles Roquero, November 21, 1986. Children: Beatriz, Rafael.

Rafael Monsalve

Pilar (Gomariz) Monsalve

Victoria Angeles Roquero

Beatriz Monsalve

Rafael Monsalve