BEE Strategy Advice

As business strategy experts, Marathon has been involved in several strategic Black Economic Empowerment (BEE) projects.

The Marathon team has sound technical knowledge of the BEE Codes and a proven track-record in developing businesses with diverse ownership and shareholding over the past 10 years.

Our BEE advice is underpinned by 3 key principles, i.e. the “Corporate Social Responsibility of BEE advice:

i. Only design BEE strategies that complement the core strategy of the business,
ii. Only implement solutions that are sustainable in their own right, and
iii. Solutions should support the spirit of BEE.


BEE Investment Partner

The Marathon Group also has a majority black owned investment company that can invest in entrepreneurial businesses that require BEE and strategic shareholders.


40 Points

40Points (Pty) Ltd was established in 2016 by Marathon and Patricia Naidoo, a procurement specialist. 40Points is a 51% black woman owned company that offers procurement advice and innovative procurement solutions to businesses. 40Points was partly formed in response to client requests for assistance to develop relevant procurement strategies and solutions to comply with the New Codes. Another reason was Marathon’s own desire to make a meaningful difference in the markets where we operate. Our value proposition covers the following core service offerings: