We are a team of visionary leaders, revolutionary builders, architects, eco technicians, innovators and artisans devoted to forging new paths in regenerative living and design.Read more >
Who We Are
We are a team of visionary leaders, revolutionary builders, architects, eco technicians, innovators and artisans devoted to forging new paths in regenerative living and design. We have extensive experience building, retrofitting and redesigning homes, communities and cities across the globe. We’re committed to serving the health and sustainability of the planet and humanity and have spent decades cultivating the wisdom, knowledge and technical skills to manifest this vision with the best in class across all fields.
The New Gaia team harnesses many decades of experience and technical proficiency to expertly transcend the separation between home and nature, creating a blissful and indeed awe-inspiring living environment.
The New Gaia team integrates biophilic and passive architectural design, sustainable engineering and building, and all aspects of cutting edge design. We combine technical excellence with wisdom teachings from around the world, bringing expertise in sustainable natural materials, biophilic design, feng shui, energetic constitutions, and conscious leadership. Our minds, hearts and souls are wholly aligned around service to the greater good.
Our master architect, Ricardo uses design as a means of human transformation, consciousness ascension and sacred coherence. Trained in urban design in TU Darmstadt Germany, Ricardo, a Mexican native, he honed his architectural skills in his home country mastering the design methods used by ancient cultures to harness the energetics of the land and elements. This study took him to over thirty countries around the world. He is driven by the conviction that life-affirming spaces are fundamental to co-creating heaven on Earth.
He works with governments, individuals and organizations in projects that aim to influence cultural perspectives and reimagine collective change.
His work integrates Biophilic Design, integrative health and Feng Shui. It spans from the most technologically advanced, creative districts in Asia, to entire cities designed in accordance with the energetics of the land in Mexico ( two of them in development and expected to house 40,000 families) to whole-system multigenerational communities in the USA, designed for residents to recharge their spirit and for life to flourish.
From his headquarters in Italy, Maurizio’s expertise lies in zero-energy as well as carbon- neutral and renewable buildings, with a focus on comfort and luxury. For over a decade, his buildings have leveraged all forms of renewable energy, circumventing excess expenditure. His work has consisted of amalgamating information, technology, renewable resources, innovation, comfort, luxury and Italian design - and through his unique engineering skill sets, helping to create a sustainable and hopeful new world. Since 2007 he has been involved in energy efficiency and renewable energies He has several studies published in National and International Universities on the subject of energy efficiency and NZEB (Nearly Zero Energy Buildings.)
Lead General Contractor
Jon Alexander, a 4th generation contractor, is the President of Sunshine Construction LLC and has been a general contractor for the past 37 years. He is heart centred and passionate about building that expresses soulful service to humanity all life and our Earth. Jon’s company completed Built Green’s first 5-Star new construction & remodel projects. He is one of the founders of the Northwest Eco Building Guild and has given countless presentations and workshops on green building at local and national conferences. He helped develop and teach an eight-week training class on Healthy Homes for Building & Design Professionals. Jon has a BA in Environmental Studies from the University of Washington.
Chairman of New Gaia, is a remarkable living synthesis of eastern wisdom and western practicality. He combines the power of the warrior and the wisdom of the sage to guide and mentor leaders worldwide into their highest self-knowledge, self-expression and impact. He supports our team in cultivating and curating the frequency, purpose and direction of our grand mission.
CEO of New Gaia, Dr. Hinnerk Borriss is a heart-centered, high-level business thinker who has the ability to translate global care into the minutiae and financial details in the organizations he leads. With broad experience leading health and wellbeing technology companies, he specializes in aligning all strata of gatekeepers and decision-makers to d streamline organizational goals. Additionally, he is uniquely inspired to cultivate and harmonize the relationship between humanity and the natural world, and is excited to grow New Gaia into a global leader of regenerative and innovative engineering and design.
Lead Business Developer
Bianca is the Business Developer and Client Communications Officer for New Gaia Greentech. She has a profound devotion to ensuring the safety of our beautiful planet and to forging new and disruptive paths in the construction and building industry. She joined with New Gaia because of her deep desire to partner with this unique, global, groundbreaking team. She has long standing experience both in developing human relationships within organizations, connecting people and companies together, and growing world changing companies. She brings a unique heart and a passion for the natural world into making a meaningful difference in all her endeavors.