Jo recognised a distinct market opportunity, for electrified transport, powered by renewables, and formed Megapower Ltd. in February 2013. Megapower is now working across the Caribbean to promote the rapid uptake of EVs. Jo holds a Bachelor of Arts in Finance, Accounting and Management and a Master of Arts in International Development from the University of Nottingham in the United Kingdom. Her Masters’ Thesis ‘Banana Wars, What Next for Dominica and the Windwards?’ in 2004 involved research into the preferential trade agreement between Europe and ACP countries. Jo is passionate about competitiveness and energy security, especially as it relates to enabling the Caribbean to be a leading tourism market.