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Celebrating our 15th year of excellence
Who Are We
NESS Consulting Services
NESS Consulting services (Pty) Ltd also affectionately known as “NESS”, is an authorized FSP that is 100% black owned, celebrating its 15th year of service. NESS’s core focus is providing affordable cash funeral policies to individuals and groups. With a combined experience of over 30 years in the financial services sector, clients have become reliant on the consistent delivery and industry knowledge that the Ness team collectively have to offer.
What Do We Do
NESS provides consulting, administration and product development solutions to clients within the Long-term insurance industry. Over the past 15 years, NESS's outstanding reputation has been built around our proficiency for funeral insurance administration services offered to our clients ranging from funeral parlours to underwriters.
Our major clients
In 2016, NESS was appointed as one of
the 3 administrators from
15 contenders by Sanlam.
Recently Ness was appointed by Old Mutual to administer their schemes.
NESS is amongst one of the few financial services companies that have been authorized to do SASSA deductions.
Our vision is to be the preferred provider of financial services solutions to emerging markets in Southern Africa and beyond
- Demystifying insurance, ensuring easy and equitable access to Insurance products by the marginalized groups
- Aggressively marketing our appropriately packaged and priced Insurance Products to LSM 2 to 6, building sufficient base to capture this market.
- Promoting and fighting for Fair and Equitable treatment of Insurance Clients by Service Providers
- Challenging established norms to the advantage of our clients.
- Empowering our team by ensuring they are competent and fit for their tasks.
- Building alliances with like-minded partners in the business
Professional services associates
2005NESS Consulting was formed and registered as an FSPNESS Consulting services (Pty) Ltd “NESS”, is a 15-year-old authorized Financial Services Provider which is 100% black owned and a level 1 BBBEE company. NESS’s market focus is LSM 1 to 6 providing cash funeral policies to individuals and groups. Leadership has a combined experience of over 30 years in the financial services sector specializing mainly in insurance.
During 2006 - 2010 periodNESS built its base as an Administration and Product solutions Provider by establishing itself in other provinces with the Durban office being the first in 2008. NESS provides consulting, administration and product development solutions to clients in the Long-term Insurance industry. Over the past 15 years NESS's core reputation and good standing has been built around its administration and product capability for the funeral insurance administration services to clients ranging from funeral parlours to underwriters.
2014NESS survives a fire that destroyed their offices in Smit street BraamfonteinOur fortified risk management and business continuity planning has placed us in a position where we can be proud that we are amongst the first in the SMME sector to adopt flexible working approach.
2015NESS has been operational for 10 yearsNESS is dedicated to providing product development and administration of insurance products that provide quality protection with value pricing. NESS is proficient in enabling Trade Unions and Affinity Groups reconcile subscriptions or fee payments and the payment of relevant Service Providers through our Administration Platform. Through our Long-Term relationship with underwriters we are able to attain competitive rates.
2016 - 2020NESS remains resilientIn 2016, NESS is retained by Sanlam as part of 3 administrators out 15 due to the following capabilities:
- Claims assessment and settlementNESS is appointed by Old Mutual to administer their schemes in 2017 through a market recommendation.
- Database management
- Premium collection
- Knowledge of LSM 1-6 market
In this last 5-year period, NESS has grown by a percentage higher than the economic growth, remaining resilient during economic downturn.