BRIGADIER General (Ret.) Rashid Malik served 32 years in the Pakistani Army before retiring n 1996. In his last post he was Director General of Aviation Security for five years, overseeing security for 40 Pakistani airports with 10,000 men and women under his command. He fought in two wars, was awarded 21 medals, served in the Pakistani Special Forces, and went on an exchange program for six months to the US Military Academy at West Point. Gen. Malik frequently appears as a military analyst and commentator on counter-terrorism in various Pakistani media. For many years he has conducted sensitive investigations in various fields, including insurance, competitive intelligence, and litigation support. He also has wide experience in providing close protection security.