Danny founded Cyanre in 2002 with the aim of establishing the company as a recognized and respected role player in the IT forensic market. Danny was responsible for establishing the National Computer Crime Investigation Unit for the South African Police Services (SAPS), and was appointed as commander, which position he held until his resignation. He is a qualified ENCE and SCERS and was trained in computer crime, Internet and hacking investigations by the FBI and the French Police. He also received training in counter hacking measures by Ernst & Young as well as obtaining an International N+ certificate and training in the use of Analyst Notebook for data analysis. During 2004, Danny attended the Federal Law Enforcement Training Centre (FLETC) in the USA and obtained his qualification as a Seized Computer Evidence Recovery Specialist (SCERS). Danny is also qualified as an Encase Certified Examiner (EnCE) and has attended the Access Data Forensic Toolkit (FTK) Bootcamp training course.