- Date of Birth21 Mar 1991
- BirthplaceSprings, South Africa
- Height1.91m (6' 3)
- Weight108kg (17st 0lbs)
South Africa international centre Jaco Taute arrived at Leicester Tigers from Munster in time for the start of the 2019/20 season.
After playing in Super Rugby with the Lions and Stormers, centre Jaco joined Munster initially on a short-term contract in 2016.
He scored two tries in a win over Tigers in the European Cup during December 2016 and was named in the Pro14 Dream Team at the end of that season as he extended his spell in Ireland up to the end of the 2018/19 season.