Supplier Development Awards

Fetola founded the Supplier Development awards in 2017 to recognise leaders in the industry, share best practice and set the standard for years to come.

Absa Supplier Development Awards event
Supplier Development Awards panel

The Supplier Development Awards, sponsored by Absa and Business Day, recognises and celebrates companies committed to using Supplier Development to build thriving, inclusive and transformative supply chains in Africa.

Previous Winners

We created the awards with Arena Holdings and Cold Press Media to encourage collaboration and best practice across the African continent, presenting winners with a platform to share their experiences.

AcceliMax is a Free Self-Scoring Diagnostic Tool

Fetola’s bespoke self-scoring diagnostic tool, Accelimax, provides companies with a confidential 360 degree view into the current strengths and weaknesses of their Supplier Development initiatives. 

This free tool provides quick insight into the Supplier Development  Initiatives and benchmarks opportunities for improvement.  

Built from our 15 years’ experience in running ESD accelerators and incubators and four years of experience as the founder and technical advisor for the Supplier Development Awards, this tool focuses on four crucial areas in successful Supplier Development, namely