Thrive Corporate Advisors


About Thrive Corporate Advisors

Thrive Corporate Advisors is a Broad-Based Black Economic Empowerment (“B-BBEE”) consulting and advisory firm which assists the corporate sector with all aspects of B-BBEE legislation.

Thrive Corporate Advisors was founded by Ricky De Souza and Marc Thompson. The founders of Thrive have extensive knowledge of the B-BBEE legislation with an aggregate of more than 15 years of B-BBEE experience in consulting and verifications. We are dedicated to delivering prompt and professional services through a team that is constantly undergoing extensive training to ensure our clients are provided with information that is current, effective and efficient to optimize their B-BBEE scoring.

Our team has extensive knowledge of the B-BBEE process having worked in both verification and consulting. Our in depth understanding of the verification process and the stringent requirements applied by both SANAS and the DTI allow us to provide optimal solutions catered at maximizing points on the B-BBEE Scorecard. Our services range across all sectors of the economy including all sector charters under the B-BBEE Act.

Thrive Corporate Advisors assists with all aspects of B-BBEE legislation:

Our services include but are not limited to:

1. B-BBEE Consulting & Advisory Opinions:
Assessing the compliancy of initiatives, fronting risks as well as the expected scoring in line with the applicable B-BBEE legislation

2. B-BBEE Strategy Development including scenario planning:
Drafting short, medium and long-term strategies outlining the requirements, costs and initiatives that need to be implemented to ensure you meet your required B-BBEE levels. Detailed assessment of all the indicators making up your B-BBEE Contributor Status. Optional GAP analysis highlighting shortfall and requirements to achieve full points.

3. B-BBEE Workshops:
Detailed workshops on all B-BBEE legislation or any of the elements forming part of the applicable B-BBEE legislation.

4. Ownership structuring & Compliance Monitoring:
Providing you with ownership solutions to optimize your B-BBEE scoring or assessing your current ownership compliancy.

5. B-BBEE Verification Preparation:
A representative from Thrive Corporate Advisors will assist you with preparing for the annual B-BBEE verification. The Thrive Corporate Advisors representative will also be present during the B-BBEE verification to assist with any technical queries to ensure you obtain the best possible scoring.


Contact Details

Building 4, Albury Office Park, Magalieszight Avenue, Dunkeld West, Johannesburg, 2196

Marc Thompson │ Director
Tel: +27 (0)11 593 3107
Cell: +27 (0)82 349 8123

Ricky De Souza Director
Tel: +27 (0)11 593 3107
Cell: +27 (0)81 438 3121