About Us

The Association of B-BBEE Professionals (ABP) is established to lead the Broad-Based Black Economic Empowerment (B-BBEE) Verification and BEE Consultancy industry as it takes up a vital role in the transformation of the South African economy. The first and only industry Professional Body of its kind, the ABP aims to facilitate the accreditation of qualifying BEE Verification Agencies as set out in the Codes of Good Practice.
The Economic Empowerment Professional (EEP) designation is a nationally recognised designation only awarded to the Individual Members - BEE Professionals practicing in the field either as BEE Verification Professionals, BEE Consulting Professionals and Corporate Transformation Managers and Practitioners affirming their astute knowledge and skills in the understanding and application of the Codes of Good Practice on B-BBEE. The designation is awarded to experienced persons who have also successfully completed the B-BBEE Management Development Program (MDP) which is a post graduate programme offered by UNISA and Wits Business Enterprise
ABP membership is 12-month, full calendar year, 01 January - 31 December (ONLY PAY PRO-RATED FEES WHEN JOINING ANYTIME THROUGHOUT THE YEAR)
By joining ABP, you hereby give full permission that ABP is allowed to record any / all virtual online ABP-related events.

Board of Directors
(elected as at Wednesday 29 June 2022 - 2024)
M. E. Rameetse (Chairperson) • N. M. Mannde (Deputy Chairperson)
S. D. Grau • L. Loibner-Smuts • T. Masombuka • T. P. Morapedi • Z. F. Ngwenya • C.A. Singh • Y. Venter