Enterprise & Supplier Development (ESD)

ESD is a combination of Preferential Procurement, Supplier Diversity, Supplier Development and Enterprise Development programs to service business needs. It is part of the Broad-Based Black Economic Empowerment policy to advance economic transformation in South Africa

Bareki provides consultancy and advisory on how organisation create their ESD Strategy, we work with ESD Management companies to provide training & incubation programs to support identified beneficiaries.

Bareki collaborates with public sector entities, industry associations and private sector companies to help local firms identify potential vendors to buy their products and services, navigate and interpret the procurement process, access supply opportunities, and establish mutually beneficial vendor-buyer partnerships.

We also work with the all related supplier development departments and agencies like the Department of Trade and Industry (DTI), Small Business Ministry, Industrialization Supplier Development Association (ISDA) and others to facilitate requirements and support activities from such agencies to suppliers.

Understanding the needs of the client

Their issues range from delivering cost savings to the bottom line; sourcing effectively from low cost regions; working together with suppliers to deliver value for the longer term through to developing talent within the procurement team. These challenges are often intensified by addressing them in complex, international, multi-functional environments.