Jacques de Vos currently holds the Chief Executive Officer position at Mezzanine, a Vodafone subsidiary company based in South Africa. Since 2005, Jacques pioneered the start-up of four technology companies – he continues to serve on the boards of these companies in a non-executive capacity.
Jacques has extensive business experience in Africa. His interest and focus is to support governments and corporates to establish productive societies with a focus on health, agriculture and education. Jacques started using mobile technology as an enabler for social innovation in early 2006 and has since deployed mobile solutions across 12 African countries.
He received his M.Sc.Eng.(Bio-Medical) and B.Eng. (Electronic) degrees from Stellenbosch University, South Africa, in 2002 and 2004, respectively.