Born in the Sangrur district of Punjab, Jeet moved to Australia at a very young age. After an early background winning several youth vocal competitions, Jeet was given the opportunity to represent Australia in the Zee Tv’s “World Antakhshari Competition”. The same year he took part in Aus-Indian Modeling competition and won the title of Mr.Aus India. The following year Jeet Hakam was named the Australian “Youth of the Year”