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Beescore

THE TEAM

USHA JIVAN


Function: Verification Manager/Technical Signatory/Quality Control Manager


Usha is an Attorney by profession and one of the founder shareholders of BEESCORE. Her responsibilities include the supervision of verification analysts and the overall assessment of verification compliance with the BEE Codes and current laws.
Usha has performed the verification of BEE Scorecards for a number of KZN based businesses ranging from construction, transport, training to manufacturing. She has represented BEESCORE as a founding member of the KZN BEE Verification Forum that acts to regulate verification practices in KZN.
Usha has practised as an attorney for several years in the fields of civil, criminal and commercial law. She has lectured in Criminal and Civil law and presently teaches Family Law at the University of Kwa-Zulu Natal.
Usha has published in law journals and co-authored several books, including Street Law South Africa (Learner’s Manual in 2004) and (Educator’s Manual in 2005).
Usha has also delivered papers at national and international conferences and contributed extensively to community projects, including assisting at the Small Claims Court - Durban, providing legal assistance pro bono to the community at large and convening several workshops in Port Elizabeth on alternative dispute resolution and the proposals for community courts.
Attorney of the High Court of South Africa (1987)
Trained Mediator in Industrial Relations-IMSSA (1994)
Trained Family and Divorce Mediator- Mediation Training Institute (1995)

LETISHA GOVENDER

Function: Verification Analyst/ Verification Manager/ Technical Signatory

Letisha has completed a Bachelor of Commerce Degree from the University of KwaZulu-Natal, as well as her Honours degree from the University of South Africa. She has been with the BEESCORE team since July 2010.

Prior to joining BEESCORE, Letisha worked as a credit controller at TFD Network Africa, which is a division of Imperial Logistics.
In her personal capacity, Letisha is actively involved in various community upliftment programmes.

She has rated entities in the construction, transport, manufacturing, trade and catering, tourism, property and finance industries.
Letisha has completed her training as a verification manager with BEESCORE and has been involved with file reviews and quality control of verifications performed. She has passed the BEE Management Development Programme (NQF Level 7) with distinction and is also a technical signatory.


MICHELLE PILLAY

Function: Verification Analyst/ Verification Manager/Technical Signatory

Michelle has 15 years’ experience in the corporate world of banking working at NBS and Nedbank. She has been involved in HR & BEE consulting since 2009. Michelle has delivered BEE training interventions with particular focus on the Construction Sector Codes. She has been a senior verification analyst since 2011 and has completed verification audits for QSE and Generic companies in various sectors ranging from tourism to accounting to construction and manufacturing.

Michelle is also a verification manager and has been involved with file reviews and quality control of verifications performed. She has passed the B-BEE Management Development Programme and is one of the technical signatories of Beescore.

Qualifications: FMP Gordon Institute of Business Science (GIBS) University of Pretoria, 2004
Diploma Human Resource Management, Varsity College, 2008


SHAMSHAAD ZAHID

Function: Verification Analyst/Verification Co-ordinator

Shamshaad has completed a Bachelor of Science Degree (Mathematics and Psychology) at the University of South Africa.
She joined Beescore in August 2015, as a verification co-ordinator and accounts clerk.
Prior to joining Beescore, Shamshaad was employed as an accounts clerk at a medical practice.
She has successfully completed her training as a verification analyst.

STEPHANIE NAICKER


Function: Verification Analyst

Stephanie has completed a Bachelor of Accounting Science Degree (BCompt) at the University of South Africa.
She joined Beescore in October 2017 as a verification analyst.
Prior to working at Beescore, Stephanie has had BEE verification experience at other verification agencies.
She has had many years of experience in the accounting profession after having completed her accounting articles of clerkship.

Stephanie has completed verification audits that range from simple structures to complex structures, and which operate in various sectors.

 

THILOSHINI GOVENDER


Function: Verification Analyst


Thiloshini has completed a Bachelor of Law (LLB) at the University of KwaZulu-Natal and is an attorney by profession. She joined Beescore in June 2018 as a verification analyst.
Prior to working at Beescore, Thiloshini has had experience as a legal advisor at a large BEE consulting organisation. She has also had many years of experience as an attorney after having completed her articles of clerkship.
She is currently completing a BCom (Law) degree at UNISA.


MARIUS HEFER


Function: Senior Verification Analyst, Verification Manager


Marius has been working in the BEE industry as a Verification Analyst since August 2009.
Over the years he has had vast experience as a consultant, verification analyst and verification manger. He completed the B-BBEE Management Development Programme (MDP) in 2017.
Marius has gained extensive experience in the BEE Industry and has a very good knowledge of the Broad Based Black Economic Empowerment Codes of Good Practice, the Verification Manual and the various Industry Charters that have been gazetted.

ALLEN NGUBANE


Function: Verification Analyst


Allen has completed a National Diploma in Internal Auditing at Durban University of Technology. He joined Beescore in September 2018 as a verification analyst. Prior to working at Beescore, Allen has had BEE verification experience at other verification agencies. He has had many years of experience in the accounting profession after having completed his accounting articles of clerkship.

 

 

 

 

 

Usha Jivan

Usha Jivan
Managing and Operations Director

Professional Registrations:

  • Attorney of the High Court of South Africa (1987)
  • Trained Mediator in Industrial Relations-IMSSA (1994)
  • Trained Family and Divorce Mediator- Meditation on Training Institute (1995)