MultiChoice Africa appoints Tim Jacobs as new CEO

MultiChoice Africa has appointed Tim Jacobs, formerly chief financial officer of the pay-TV segment at MultiChoice, as the new CEO, replacing Nico Meyer who left the company for "personal reasons".

Meyer left the group’s employ on 31 March, MultiChoice’s GM for corporate affairs Jackie Rakitla said. Jacobs took on the Africa CEO role effective 1 April.

Jacobs is a former chief operations officer at SA Taxi and group chief financial officer at Transaction Capital.

Read more: MultiChoice Africa appoints Jacobs as new CEO – Telecompaper.