Let’s get to know Jaco


Jaco is Legal Beagle’s Head of Business Development. Proudly South African, with a touch of French flair as he calls Paris home for now. A team player at work, loving husband and dad at home. With enough coffee, all things are possible!

Legal Beagle: What does your job entail?

Jaco: It’s quite simple actually. My job is to carry our mission and to make sure the world knows that Legal Beagle offers the highest quality online course, accessible in a convenient way that is affordable to all.

Legal Beagle: What is a typical day like?

Jaco: Since I am based in France, I get up rather early on most days. This allows me to interact with our customers during business hours in Asia. This is great though as it allows me to spend afternoons and evening with my kids.

Legal Beagle: What do you like most about your job?

Jaco: Meeting new people and learning how to interact with different personalities

Legal Beagle: What do you like most about Legal Beagle?

Jaco: Everything! I love how we are a diverse team and I believe that is what unites us. I love our products and services as I genuinely believe in our mission and achieving it. And I love the way our founder leads by example and constantly teaches, encourages and supports all of us.

Legal Beagle: What do you like to do when you aren’t working?

Jaco: My kids usually dictate that, so whatever they want to do. But I also like playing guitar, running, exploring the amazing city and country I live in.

Legal Beagle: What’s a fun fact about you many people may not know?

Jaco: I love baking!