Discovery is a leading insurer, both in South Africa and globally, and offers medical aid, life insurance, investments, short term insurance, credit cards and the Vitality rewards programme. Their core purpose is to make people healthier and enhance and protect their lives. Innovation is a fundamental driver of their business.
Since 2010, Enterpriseroom has worked with Discovery to articulate, design and implement their enterprise and supplier development strategy in an innovative way, aligned to compliance requirements. At the same time, promoting systemic industry support, entrepreneurship, knowledge sharing and the broader shared value of lowering the cost of healthcare and enhancing access to quality healthcare.
Over the last two years, we have collaborated closely with Discovery on an exciting and comprehensive global entrepreneur exposure and business mentorship programme, working with entrepreneurs using technology as a driver for innovation in the health and wellness space.
As part of our relationship with Discovery, we advise on BBBEE requirements, provide strategy development and full programme design and management. At the same time, we provide business development support to identified entrepreneurs and SMEs on their various programmes. We have also managed more bespoke services for Discovery, including workshops and networking events for industry information.