Privateer from Duinkerken in the service of Spain. In August 1600 he sailed as part of a fleet of 12 vessels that attacked the NL fishing-fleet near the coast of Scotlan After having captured several fishing-boats and sinking several others they sailed on. On August 19 the fleet again attacked several fishing-boats. Three of these were sunk. By mid-September several ships had left the privateer fleet and the total number of ships was seven. On 14 September the fleet was attacked by a NL fleet under the command of Captain Arie Corneliszoon Cruyck. Several privateers were chased away, but Jacob Collaart and his ship were captured in sight of the port Duinkerken. The ship of Jasper Rombouts was run aground on a beach near Duinkerken.
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