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Enterprise and Supplier Development Programme

The steppingstone towards a more inclusive and empowered marketplace.

Introduction to ESD

We rise by lifting others

Accenture is the vehicle we use to create value for our ESD SMEs and communities by driving commercial opportunities to each SME to achieve sustainable growth.

Vukani Mngxati
CEO – Accenture Africa

Building high-performing businesses


Executive training to elevate business owners to become, innovative thinkers, agile business decision makers & managers of high performing businesses.


Mentorship with a senior Accenture executive in the same line of delivery to guide the growth of the business.

Business development

Business Development Support and operational tools specific to the individual business based on the outcomes of the business GAP analysis.


Early Payments of invoices in less than 10 days to help the SME to be cash-flow effective.

Access to market

Access to Market through opportunities within our supply chain and/or that of our clients.


Collaborations with Accenture as a delivery partner at client engagements - based on business demand.

Developing initiatives for growth

SMEs are well positioned to increase job opportunities in South Africa, and we recognize the vital role they play in economic growth.

Zandile Njamela
ESD Lead

Meet the ESD Beneficiaries

Muhle Ndwalane

Asante Solutions

Samukele Belle & Wade Moonsamy

Back Roads (BCKRDS)

Kabelo Mapoka & Senele Mapoka

Be Caleb

Saireshan Govender

Blue Pearl

Akhona Stuurman

Bright Innovation Technical Solutions

Simosawo Mcunu & Teboho Moshesh

Dreamztech Solutions

Nomonde Shezi & Edna Chelule


Awelani Mulovhedzi & Thato Mahlatji

INITD IT Services

Vumile Sitshinga & Lata Ngoasheng


Buyi Mafoko

Matte BLK

Qiniso Mazubane

Ndiza Information Systems

Kulani Shiluvane


Siyabonga Tiwana

Skywalk Innovations

Zinhle Dube


Simphiwe Mayisela


Kgopotso Riba

Xiquel Group

Theodore Thomas


Mandla Ngcobo

Accelerit Technologies

Nthekgo Moroaswi

Invoke Solutions

Portia Masimula


Keaobaka Ramantsi

Kraalworks Trading

Pindile Matrose

Matdin Consulting

Arthur Mahlangu

QH Consultants

Percy Mkhwebane

Stickfire Media

Madimetja Mogoba


Ntokozo Mkhize

Zela House

Marilyn Radebe

Soma Solutions

Maxwell Goba

Secure Max Solutions

Veronica Motloutsi

SmartDigital Solutions

Tumediso Lobelo

Tulo Vation

Bulelwa Koyana

Siyakha Advisory Services​

Dickson Willie


Ngwanamatloa Matloa & Phaswa Mokone

ABOT Technology

Edith Maphisa & Carl du Plessis

Fuse IT

Thabo Moloko & Tebogo Moloi


Maboe Maphaka & Raesibe Maphaka

MCS Holdings

Moshe Shokgolo

Afrocast IT Solutions

Tebogo Chegodi

Makgaji Telco and Tech

Khomazi Mgxashe

Afrocentric IP

Sandiso Nongogo

Akili Content Worx

Felix Ssekatawa

Buzitech Innovations

Karabo Tlhagwane and Kgotla Tiro


Karabo Kgaphole

Founder & Chief Executive Officer – N8tiv Technologies

Tebogo Mokobo

Pixel Entropy

Renee Keeble

SA Commercial

Kuban Archary

Ukuthemba IT

Kamogelo Motshidi & Kgomotso Mamello Motshidi

Zora Incorporated

Diverse supplier development program

Greater than a checkbox

By the numbers


Spend with SMEs achieved against target of 30% 


Procurement spends with Black-women-owned enterprises exceeding the B-BBEE target of 12% 


Conversion of class II ESD SMEs are Accenture suppliers

R 16.4M

Total investment into ESD SMEs for FY22

R 110 M

Procurement Spend to ESD SMEs in FY22


Hours from Accenture leaders towards the development of ESD SMEs

Investing in the next generation

Together let's grow your business: markets, sales, products, tech & IT, talent, and supply chain. Not all from one person but all from one company!

Kenneth Robinson
Senior Innovation Principal
Get in touch

We all rise when we diversify

The Accenture Enterprise and Supplier Development Program is about mutual benefit. We guide your RFP response, recommend vetted small business partners, and advise with top tips on being a successful mentor in our program. Contact us for more information.

Meet the team

Vukani Mngxati

CEO – Accenture Africa

Zandile Njamela

Enterprise Supplier Development Lead

Kenneth Robinson

Senior Innovation Principal