We are a team of technical sustainability professionals passionate about the transformative potential of education for sustainability in schools.
We partner with students, facilities managers, teachers, and school leaders to unlock the sustainability learning that is embedded in school campuses and operations, and to support the growth of environmentally friendly schools.
Anthony Dixon is a renewable energy and sustainability expert and the founder of Metanoia and Helios Renewable Energy. Anthony founded Metanoia to offer schools an opportunity to make a difference to the sustainability of their campus and community through practical, accessible and effective solutions that benefit the operations of a school while also educating and empowering students.
Anthony’s diverse career has included Chief Executive Officer of ASB Biodiesel, Managing Director of Citigroup, Director of China Hydroelectric Corporation, Chief Operating Officer of ZEDFactory (a zero-carbon housing company), and Director of the Solar Electric Light Company. He holds a B.Sc. Hons Physics, M. SC. Sustainable Energy Futures (Engineering) from Imperial College, and an MBA from Harvard Business School.
Anthony has three children attending schools in Hong Kong.
Caitlin is a Senior Environment and Sustainability Consultant, who is committed to unlocking the potential of sustainable transformation in schools to encourage shifts in mindsets and benefit greener built environments for the future.
Since joining Metanoia, Caitlin has led sustainability audits for schools in Hong Kong to help embed sustainable infrastructure, practices and strategies into an organisation’s culture and operations.
Her previous professional experiences range from environmental site assessments and remediation management solutions to research and analyses of clean energy policies and low carbon trajectories for the ASEAN region.
James Thomas is an experienced sales and education management professional with a focus on the international school sector in Asia.
He was previously Business Development Manager, APAC for Tes (formerly the Times Education Supplement), and Head of Product and Customer Experience for Wall Street English in Indonesia.
James has spent the last decade in Asia working closely with NGOs, commercial education organisations, local school networks, and international schools.
Sean Lynch, Head of School
Chinese International School