School Adviser

Mr. Christof Wiechert

The Board of Trustees is pleased to announce the appointment of Mr. Christof Wiechert as our Honorable Adviser, effective from 1st August 2015.

Mr. Wiechert has 30 years of teaching experience in Waldorf schools and 15 years in research institutions. He is the co-founder of the Dutch State Waldorf Education Centre in Netherlands. Mr. Wiechert is the retired head of the Educational Section of the School of Spiritual Science at the Goetheanum in Dornach, Switzerland. Mr. Wiechert has a great appreciation for the challenges in the life of teachers, and a deep understanding of the spiritual foundations of pedagogy.

In the coming academic year, Mr. Wiechert will offer invaluable advice to the Trustees, the School Management Committee and the teachers in the development and growth of Forest House Waldorf School. He will also help connecting the school with wider Waldorf community, particularly in greater China and in Asia.


Mr. Li Zewu (李澤武校長)

The Board of Trustees is pleased to announce the appointment of Principal Li Zewu (李澤武校長) as our School Adviser with effect from 1st May 2017.

Mr. Li is the current principal of the Chengdu Waldorf School and Chairman of Shanhaiyuan Foundation . He is one of the founders of first Waldorf School in China, and is also the first Chinese Waldorf class teacher. Mr. Li is a member of the China Waldorf School Alliance Working Group.

Graduating from Emerson College in the UK, Mr. Li has taught in public schools for 12 years and in Waldorf School for 13 years. He has authored many books on teaching and has been named by Tencent Corporation in 2015 as “Person of the times”.

As School Advisor, Mr. Li will offer advice and provide guidance to the Trustees, School Management Committees and Teachers in the operation and future growth of the Forest House Waldorf School. He will also play a crucial part in connecting the school to the wider Waldorf community in China.


Prof. Kim F Man (文劍鋒教授)

The Board of Trustees is pleased to announce the appointment of Prof. Kim F Man (文劍鋒教授) as our School Adviser with effect from 1st May 2017.

Prof. Man received his PhD from Cranfield Institute of Technology in the UK. He is a Fellow of IEEE, Chair Professor and Former Head of Electronic Engineering Department at City University of Hong Kong. He served the Editor-in-Chief for IEEE Transactions on Industrial Informatics and had been the VP for Technical Committee of the IEEE Industrial Electronics Society.

As School Advisor, Prof. Man will offer advice and provide guidance to the Trustees, School Management Committees and Teachers in the operation and future growth of the Forest House Waldorf School. He will also play a crucial part in connecting the school to the wider Hong Kong education community.