Abacus Advisory is a South African based consulting and advisory firm. Since establishment in 2004, Abacus Advisory has built a reputation as one of the leading public sector consulting firms within South Africa. This has been achieved through the determination of our people and our commitment to making a difference to our clients over the years. We take a consistent approach to our client engagements in order to ensure we create value. Our work is founded on a rigorous understanding of each client’s institutional context and environment. Over the years we have participated in and undertaken a variety of strategic and implementation projects both locally and internationally. Our mission is to provide solutions that transform organisations and to build a business that attracts, develops and retains exceptional people.
Quinessence has formed an alliance with BEE Online for its BBBEE Advisory services.
For more than a decade, BEE Online has verified thousands of South African organisations – ranging from large government entities and JSE-listed companies, to small enterprises. BEE Online is one of South Africa’s leading BEE verification and advisory agencies, servicing thousands of businesses and organisations from a range of economic sectors. As one of the country’s oldest, largest and most successful verification agencies, BEE Online has verified thousands of South African organisations – ranging from large government entities and JSE-listed companies, to small enterprises. Diveshan Rao provides clients with dynamic, strong leadership during critical transition phases and assists them in smart, effective ways of achieving their BBBEE requirements. With a strong knowledge of both Operations and Procurement, Diveshan has managed projects for BEE Online’s largest clients, including Afrocentric Health, Ericsson South Africa, Workforce Group, Sure Travel Group and Coca Cola South Africa. He has been instrumental in assisting clients with cost effective and value enhancing Enterprise and Supplier Development Programmes.
AIA provides Advisory and Capacity Building solutions under three service lines to clients in the Private and Public Sectors. Since our founding in 2002, we have had a singular vision: To enable sustainable value creation in all of our client engagements. We have achieved this through offering pragmatic, implementable solutions and developing internal client capacity to execute. For South Africa, particularly the Public Sector, the cornerstone of sustainability is through building real capacity. It is for that simple reason that we utilise Action Learning on all of our engagements, staking our reputations on the fact that ‘learning by doing’ is the only way to develop lasting capacity and skills. Yasser is the leader of the AIA team and has over a decade of hands-on experience in Operational Efficiency, Capacity Building and Organisational Transformation projects in the public, parastatal and private sectors. He brings a highly pragmatic approach to all of his assignments which is critical in the South African context.