Jaco joined bidorbuy in 2008 as the Group CFO of bidorbuy.Com Inc where he is involved with all the bidorbuy group companies. During 2010 he took over the role of CEO at bidorbuy (Pty) Ltd. Jaco is on the board of bidrorbuy.co.za where he performs most of his current duties. Prior to joining bidorbuy, Jaco served on the board of Rectron Holdings Ltd (a multinational computer components distributor) where he performed the duties of Group Financial Director from Sep 2003 to Aug 2008. During this time he also served on the boards of the subsidiary companies in the Rectron Group.
After completing his studies at the University of Johannesburg, Jaco joined Deloitte as a trainee accountant in 2000 and was seconded to Deloitte Chicago during 2002 â€“ 2003 and upon returning to Deloitte Johannesburg he was appointed audit manager.
Jaco is a qualified chartered accountant, CA(SA), and holds a B.Comm Accounting and B.Comm Accounting Honours degree from the University of Johannesburg (formerly known as the Rand Afrikaans University).