Jacques is a born and bred Londoner with a zest for life.
When Jacques isn’t behind the camera he can be found caring for his grandparents, traveling and volunteering, which in turn enables him to gain an understanding of people from different walks of life and cultures.
Jacques has spent the past 18 years working for Sky, with 12 of those directing the major campaigns for Sky Sports. He has directed shoots around the globe, shooting in NZ, USA, Brazil, Caribbean, Europe, UAE, South Africa and India. Jacques has the gift of making the talent feel comfortable and natural in front of camera, be it one of the biggest names in sport, kids, or even a pack of wolves. Jacques always delivers the desired performance required for the film.
His cinematic approach and storytelling ability always has his audience fully engaged and his work has received industrywide recognition, with his F1 season launch, featuring a pack of wolves, earning him the ‘Best Director’ at the 2015 Kinsale Shark awards. He’s also picked up multiple accolades at both Promax UK & Europe awards.
He is comfortable working to tight timings with talent and last year alone he shot with players from each Premier League club as part of his work for the Sky Sports channel rebrand, which included forty-four shoot days in five months for the various channels..
With a wealth of experience already under his belt having just completed his heartwarming film for The Big Issue, Jacques is excited use his talent to create great work with new clients.