In 1994, the South African government through its legislature, drafted a legislation that enabled blacks to own their own business, the legislation BBBEE provides that every business should have a management leadership of 50% blacks. Esri South Africa is a Small and Medium Enterprises that complied with that piece of legislation.
The company is a Level 3, 100% BBBEE contributor let alone a supporter of Preferential Procurement and invites Black owned businesses that are more than 50% Black Male owned or more than 30% Black Female owned to potentially be suppliers to Esri South Africa.
Wort noting is that all documentation in support of ownership claims must be provided to Esri South Africa for independent verification.
Esri South Africa is in charge of the selection of suppliers. It is the company’s sole discretion that the suppliers must be aligned to Esri South Africa’s supply needs. Esri South Africa will in turn offer preferential payment terms to the selected suppliers.
The company has been the primary geospatial industry software provider in Southern Africa for the past 25 years. The company’s mission is to make a difference by simplifying decisions through spatial solutions, thereby enabling its clients to make responsible, sustainable decisions.
The company is at the forefront of the Southern Africa GIS industry and as such is the market leader. Established in 1989 and with headquarters in Midrand, Gauteng, Esri South Africa has offices nationwide, allowing the company to provide professional, individual client services to its growing user base.
Esri South Africa firmly believes in making a difference. They believe that by simplifying its world through spatial solutions they can enable its teachers and learners to master Mapwork using GIS. By using exciting technology, the company has mastered the method to explain fundamental Geography concepts.