Mr. Isaac Manda
Is a Seasoned Banker with work experience spanning 26 years in Zanaco Bank Plc having worked at the Branch (Lusaka Civic Centre for 11 Years and Head Office 15 Years), and currently Specialist in Credit Administration & Documentation under Corporate Credit Risk Department.
He is the current General Secretary of Zanaco Football Club on Voluntary basis mostly because of his passion for the sport. He has a rich background in the administration of soccer having first been elected as a Committee Member in 2004. Also served as Vice Secretary from 2010 to 2018 and was appointed General Secretary on September 3 2018 after resignation of the incumbent on August 30 2018. Other positions served include Vice Treasurer, Secretary of the Technical Committee and Chairman for the Social Club. Mr Manda is the invisible being in the running of Zanaco FC where organization, logistics is concerned. He has immensely contributed to the running of the club and one major significance is that of club licensing where he played a major role in the transition period during which time the club was delinked from the Bank.
Honours during his tour of duty at Zanaco FC spanning 13 years, include League wins in 2005/2006, 2009 ,and 2012/2016 Also won Barclays Cup with Sensantional Zanaco FC for the first time in 2017 having been participating since inception. Another trophy currently added to the Club in 2019 is that of Charity Shield.
He holds a Master’s Degree in Business Administration and currently studying Doctorate in Business Administration with Heriot -Watt University and has so far completed Introduction to Business Research 1 (Certificate of Achievement). He also holds Diploma in Computing & Information Systems, Advanced Certificate in Human Resources Management, Certificate in Computer Programming and Post graduate Certificate in Management studies among other qualifications.
Mr Manda is also a Community Leader having served on two occasions as President of the Lions Club of Munali, first in 2007/2008 and 2019. Also served in various roles i.e. First Vice President, Treasurer and Secretary to mention but a few.
Finally, Isaac is the team player and works well with the Zanaco FC family and other clubs in the Super league. His secret of success lies in hard work, and creates time for his family and friends.
He likes the Quote by Barack Obama that drives him
“Change will not come if we wait for some other person or some other time. We are the ones we’ve been waiting for. We are the change that we seek”