“My personal opinion is that the codes of good conduct should not be a determining factor on decision-making strategies with the business.
“If a business only engages in these initiatives to earn Brownie points, of what use is it really?
“It has to be at the core of the business or owner’s principles to want to develop suppliers, transform the employment equity landscape and invest in socioeconomic initiatives.” – Nargis Gani
Date company was founded: March 2002 Number of employees at start: 2 Number of clients at start: 1 Number of employees now: 120 Number of clients now: 30 Number of offices now: Fact operates out of a central location and has field staff and employees based at client sites nationally and across the country’s borders
Current geographical footprint: The company delivers services in a number of countries, including South Africa, Mozambique, Angola, Kenya and Tanzania
BBBEE status/level: Fact has achieved a Level 1 rating since its inception as an SMME. The company’s increased turnover has pushed it into the generic evaluation bracket in which it has achieved a Level 2 AAA rating