MultiChoice Africa, a South Africa-based pay-media company, has appointed Tim Jacobs as Chief Executive Officer to replace Nico Meyer who left the company last month for ‘personal reasons’.
Tim Jacobs, a qualified accountant joined MultiChoice in 2013 as the Chief Financial Officer (CFO) of MultiChoice South Africa Holdings. He later became a member of the board as director of finance in April 2014.
According to the report, MultiChoice’s ex-CEO, Meyer now describes himself as a “CEO on sabbatical” on his LinkedIn profile. He worked at MultiChoice since 1998 and was appointed CEO of MultiChoice Africa in February 2012.
Tim’s role as CEO has been duly effective this April 2015.