Nico Bezuidenhout Biography
Nico Bezuidenhout was born on 30th November 1975. He is the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Fast jet. He founded the first and highly succesful South African online ticketing service Ticketweb.
Nico Bezuidenhout Qualifications
He is said to have enrolled for a BCom at the then Rand Afrikaans University (now the University of Johannesburg) in 1995. His academic records revealed that he dropped out the following year.
In 1997, he registered with Unisa for a BCom majoring in industrial psychology and transport economics.
He then reportedly registered for an MBA with Milpark Education, but did not submit the required thesis.
Nico Bezuidenhout Job History
November 2016 – April 2017: Interim Executive Chairman of FastJet Plc.
October 2016- Present: Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Fast jet
November 2014 – July 2015: Act Group CEO, South African Airways
February 2013- April 2013: Acting Chief Executive Officer, South African Airways (Pty) Limited)
October 2006- 1st August 2016: Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Mango Airlines
2001- 2006: Head of Direct Sales, South African Airways (Pty) Limited)
Jan 1998- Jan 2001: Chief Operating Officer, ticketweb.com
While he was at the South African Airways he was involved in launching the carrier’s e-commerce functionality, electronic ticketing and led the team that created low cost airline Mango.