Team Athena from the Copperbelt University, Zambia

Team Profile

Team Athena is composed of four (4) financial experts studying Accounting at the Copperbelt University. Team dynamics are a manifest of the origins of ATHENA. The goddess of wisdom, courage, inspiration, civilisation, law and justice, mathematics, strength, war, strategy and arts and crafts. We draw our motivation from Ghandi who said “Be the change you wish to see in the world”. We want to see Zambia and the African continent at large wake up from its slumber and unlock its untapped potential to become self-sufficient, we are burning with determination to be part of this change.

The team leader is David Mwanza who is the “Shaper” and drives the team forward as he ensures that all tasks are accomplished. Chanshi Mwandama is the “Resource Investigator” who creates ideas, explores opportunities and contacts. Elinah Nyala is the “Implementer” as she turns ideas into action, paying attention to detail in the execution of the group tasks. Finally, Chileleko Hanjawa is the “Co-ordinator” who clarifies goals and promotes decision making in the team's work.

Individual Profiles

David Mwanza

Provides the necessary drive to ensure that the team keeps moving and does not lose focus or momentum. 

Unlocks Challenges, is dynamic, and thrives in pressure situations. David has the drive and courage to overcome obstacles.

Chanshi Mwandama
Resource Investigator

Inquisitive nature, finds ideas to bring back to the team in the quest for success.

Chanshi is outgoing, enthusiastic, explores opportunities and develops contacts for the sustainability of the team. 

Chileleko Hanjawa

Greatly needed for the teams focus on objectives and delegates work appropriately.

Chileleko analyses issues, is confident, identifies talent and clarifies goals. 

Elinah Nyala

Always practical, reliable and efficient. Ensures that ideas are actualised into action. Elinah seals the “deal”, and organises work that needs to be done.

She plans a workable strategy.                                   

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