Leon has 13 years of experience in the security industry beginning in 2002 as a member of the Special Forces of the Israel Defense Forces (IDF.) He quickly rose through the ranks of the IDF and was appointed Captain of his unit in 2004, responsible for leading special security operations and participating in a wide range of anti-terrorist operations.
Leon has extensive special military experience and security training and was awarded the Chief of General Staff Medal for Excellence in special operations in 2005.
From 2007 through 2009 Leon worked at the Israel Military Industries with responsibility as a Security Manager. In this role he created and implemented security standards, policies, and asset protection procedures. He planned, directed, supervised and coordinated security activities to safeguard company assets, employees and visitors, constantly looking for new ways to improve the overall security outcomes.
In 2009 Leon completed an Engineering degree and was subsequently hired by private industry in a leadership and management capacity. In 2014 Leon was awarded Manager of the Year due to his outstanding contribution and performance.