If you are reading this book, it is likely that you are passionate about the Accountancy Profession. This book is a story of an exceptionally talented individual, whose outstanding achievements attained on his journey as a Chartered Accountancy Zambia student has inspired many people. Felix offers a concise yet comprehensive guide for both existing and aspiring students wishing to attain remarkable achievements on their Accountancy journey. He challenges the slogan ZiCA ‘temunobe’.
In this book, Felix begins by highlighting how and where his Chartered Accountancy Journey began, including his past career dilemmas. Born in a middle-class family, Felix’s story serves as evidence that one’s background is key in shaping their future. Felix also shares all the secrets and precepts that he believes contributed to his success as a student. In addition, he shares the giants or obstacles encountered in his career path and how he overcame them. In addition, the remarkable achievements obtained and the opportunities the accountancy profession offered him have been outlined.
As part of promoting the education and training of young leaders, the Zambia Institute of Chartered Accountants (ZiCA), sent Felix, the Top CA Zambia student to the One Young World 2019 summit, which was held in London from Tuesday, 22nd to 25th October, 2019, to represent Zambia. Felix shares his experience about the ‘One Young World Summit’ in this book.
Furthermore, Felix collaborated with Young Chartered Accountants he met at the One Young World Summit, in the United Kingdom (UK), from countries such as; UK, Pakistan, Ireland, Australia, New Zealand, Singapore, South Africa, Botswana, Sri Lanka, among others. These young Chartered Accountants shared their Chartered Accountancy stories to date, achievements, how Chartered Accountancy has changed their lives and ultimate messages, including what one must do to achieve great results in life, stories, which have been added in this book including those of a few ZiCA members, and top graduates that have excelled in their Accountancy careers locally.
The Institute is very proud to be associated with Felix Mwansa’s success story and will continue to promote the education and training of accountants to effectively contribute to economic development. The Institute wishes to commend Felix for coming up with this book which will play an important role in helping prospective students to enroll on the CA Zambia programme and learn that with focus and determination, nothing can stand in the path to success.