Metanoa Integrators (Strategy, Culture, Change and Leadership)

About Metanoa

Generally organizations approach us after trying a whole gamut of programs and providers. Our programs challenge and support the individual to make real changes to themselves and the organization they work for, we provide an integrative and holistic approach to change the individual and the system.

We are in the business of enabling effectiveness where DOing (the DO in DOOR) is informed by Observation and Reflection (The OR in DOOR) and individuals and the organization continually learn from their practise. We have a proven track record in designing and implementing solutions that effect real workplace and individual change.

We partner with you to build the capacity and capability of your employees. We provide the frameworks and processes that resource and engage people to collaborate and learn from real life organisational issues, this is supported by the latest research and theory. In our case theory is only there to support practise not the other way around.

We offer a range of methodologies and help you through our readiness audit to implement the right mode of organisational
development intervention.

Our Facilitators focus on:
• People
• Leadership
• Change
• Sustainability
• Growth
• Outcomes
• Leading people to realisation
• Engaging and integrating the whole system
• Demonstrating respect & integrity

Our people

Eugene Fernandez - Managing Partner.
Has over 20 years experience in consulting, coaching and facilitation, spanning various industries and sectors globally. 

He has held senior roles in Organisational Consulting and Human Capital including roles as a Company Director and Program Director for Australia’s leading Business Schools, Melbourne Business School, Australian Graduate School of Management, Macquarie Graduate School of Management and the Australian Institute of Management.

Eugene’s expertise is eclectic, broad and grounded in real life experience, covering change management, strategic thinking, foresight, leadership, management, operational practices, teams, relationships, human development, organisational politics and dynamics. This experience, coupled with his sharp intuition, helps individuals and teams to focus on making key changes to their practice and their life. 

More than 4,000 managers have benefited from his development and coaching interventions. 

Eugene has an international reputation for his work in action research/learning. His doctoral research is focused on assisting senior leaders in developing their capacity for managing complexity, uncertainty and change through the cultivation of deep thinking and reflective practice. Eugene is also a specialist in team based coaching, working with teams within all layers of the organisation. 
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Wendy Short - Administration and Accounts Director.
Wendy has over 15 years experience as a Company Director and Manager. She has managed the accounts function for large & mid-tier legal and consulting firms such as Westgarth Baldick, MCClellands, Denis & Co, KoorQud and Intercontinental Investments. Wendy manages and coordinates our associates, contract staff and the administration function.

Wayne Short - IT and Technology Solutions Expert.
Wayne originally started his career as a chemical engineer working at ICI (now known as ORICA). Since then he has been a systems analyst and manager of IT Teams in both government and private enterprise, designing and setting up corporate wide solutions. Wayne is also the President and on the Board of the National Space Society of Australia, a not for profit advocacy organisation. He is a driving force in propelling the society forward and coordinating their conference and workshops which attract scientists, businesses and the general public.

Our Associates
Metanoa, works with a range of consultants and specialist associates to ensure that we can meet your specific needs. Our associates have experience across a range of areas, including business planning, change management, culture, customer services, coaching and mentoring, education, finance, human resources, logistics, marketing, neuroleadership, organisational design, psychology, simulations, strategy, safety,and strategic management. In addition we can call on the services of actors, artists, musicians, athletes and keynote-presenters.

Our consultants and associates have experience working with clients from a variety of industries, including airlines, banking and finance, building and construction, computing and technical services, goverment- federal, state and local, human services, heavy industry, manufacturing, retail, utilities and small business.

If you’d like to find out more about our services and the experience of our consultants, don’t hesitate to get in contact with either Wendy or Eugene on 61 2 9553 4141