Best Ideas 2022 features all the nominated entries submitted under ‘Submit your Idea’ category. All the entries consist of innovative solutions or propositions for an enterprise that champions the Sustainable Development Goals. They can be on the conceptual, planning, or start-up stage.
Explain your idea in details:
Ortune group: Is a digital business to business (B2B) distribution company which aggregates independent retailers (FMCG and agricultural products),buying in bulk for better pricing from suppliers .While using the collected data to provide them with financing ,designing, installation, maintainance of ICT technologies,energy and water management solutions. How it works: Independent retailers can order goods any time through SMS,mobile app,social networks.While leveraging their historic purchases data to develop and offer them ICT technologies,engineering solutions,financial instruments they can't gain from banks and other products.
Expected impact of your idea on sustainable development
Ortune group contributes to the following developmental goals:1.Zero Hunger,2.Clean water and sanitation,3.Affordable and clean energy. -Industry innovation and infrastructure.
Plans for implementation and sustainability
Revenue Streams: 1.Earnings on margins of goods sold,2.Credit , vehicle, and insurance payments by Independent retailers,3.Energy and water management solutions consultation,installation and maintenance fees,4.Promotional offerings and partnerships involving multi national companies looking for stable & community trusted sales agents.
Katlego is a 30 year old male.Former incubatee of Dimension Data and Sophiatown green incubator.Came top 30 for the tshwane youth entrepreneurship drive.Gap awards finalist 2017 hosted by the innovation hub management company(For a concept of developing solar powered electric vehicle charging stations in South Africa) ,and winner for the South African leg of the SADC innovation and investment challenge by finmark trust in SMME financing theme 2020.Former project manager,Qualified Mechanical fitter,University of South Africa Mechanical Engineering,Information Technology long distance student).