Dan Acker | Acker Wehmeyer Legal Compliance Specialists

Daniel Acker

Position: Director at Acker Wehmeyer & Partners (Pty) Ltd
Location: Northern Suburbs of Cape Town & Somerset West area

  • Born 27 August 1964.
  • Finished formal schooling– Stutterheim High School – December 1981.
  • Served in the South African Defense Force – April 1982 to October 1988.
    (During this period I first became involved with various aspects related to
    the “new approach” to Labour Law and Personnel Relations, as Liaison
    officer between civilian and military staff.)
  • Private business Owner / Entrepreneur – October 1988 to September 1992.
  • Executive Consultant / Director (Training, Marketing and Labour Relations),
    for the International Interest Corporation (IIC), incorporating Roebcon, MS
    Target Marketing & Bankbusters – September 1992 to August 1996.
  • Members’ Consultant and New Members’ Recruitment agent with founding
    of SEESA (Employers’ Organization) – July 1995 to August 1999.
  • Labour Law Practitioner – own practice (Zingisa – Hermanus) – September
    1999 to March 2005.
  • Amalgamated Zingisa with other practices, to form Holwill, Bosman, Acker
    & Associates trading as PMSG (People Management Solutions Group) –
    March 2005 to April 2013.
  • Vice Chairperson of the Overstrand Destination Marketing Organization –
    February 2007 to October 2011.
  • Purchased the Labour Law practice Jordaan & Associates April 2013.
    Labour Law Practitioner & Director at Jordaan Acker & Associates (Pty) Ltd
    – April 2013 to 01 February 2016.
  • Chairperson of the Hangklip/Kleinmond Tourism Bureau – September 2014
    to September 2015.
  • Enrolled for, and successfully completed, the Labour Dispute Resolution
    Practitioner’s Certificate Course at Stellenbosch University – March 2015 to
    March 2016. (NQF Level 08)
  • Joined forces with Heinrich Wehmeyer and amalgamated Jordaan Acker &
    Associates (Pty) Ltd with 021 Legal Consulting (Pty) Ltd and formed Acker
    Wehmeyer & Partners (Pty) Ltd – 01 March 2016 to date.