Desmond Sacco is a South African businessman. He serves as Chairman and Managing Director of Assore Limited (JSE: ASR).

In 1968, Sacco joined the Assore Group, a public company traded on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange founded by his father four decades earlier. He was appointed to its board of directors in 1974, and has served as its Chairman and Managing Director since 1992. He also serves as Chairman of Assmang Limited.

Sacco is a fellow of the Institute of Directors and the Geological Society of South Africa.[5][6]

Sacco is worth US$1.15 billion.