LightEn Founders

LightEn is founded by Dr Kylie Hohn and Sir Christopher Hohn. While they collaborate as a team in their vision for the organisation, Kylie serves as the Chief Executive Officer.

Dr Kylie Hohn
Co-founder and CEO

Dr Kylie Hohn has been involved in education for over twenty years. She has a PhD from Harvard and was tenured faculty at the University of Cambridge and Fellow at Trinity Hall for fifteen years. She has studied at universities in New Zealand, Russia, Canada, and the United States, and has taught in the United States (Harvard) and the United Kingdom (the University of Cambridge). Having been so intimately involved in excellence in more traditional education, Kylie is passionate about playing a role in bringing about excellence in education that seeks to connect and balance mind and “sentient” intelligence in our world, in turn empowering humanity to navigate and create our world embodying the highest levels of wisdom and love we all hold at the very core of our being.

Sir Christopher Hohn

Sir Christopher Hohn is the founder of a hedge fund called The Children's Investment Fund (TCI) based in London. Through donation of the hedge fund's profits he endowed the Children's Investment Fund Foundation (CIFF). CIFF is focused on improving the lives of children in poverty in sub-Saharan Africa and India. Key areas of focus include climate change, family planning, malnutrition, neglected tropical diseases and anti-human trafficking work. He has an MBA (high distinction) from Harvard Business School.

A Sanctuary for Spiritual and Transformational Growth

The co-founders invite teachers and students in service to humanity to this private estate in Spain, which is a sanctuary for spiritual and transformational growth. Guests are invited to feel at home whilst experiencing the highest standards of spiritual education from teachers who are in residence.