SONA ROY

A graduate of Master in Development Management (MDM) from Asian Institute of Management (AIM) Philippines in 1994. He worked in African for 12 years from 1979 to 1991. He was involved in disaster relief operation in Ethiopia and Eritrea in 1984 which was considered as one of the worst famine in history.

He worked for ABS-CBN Foundation in the Philippines for 20 years: 1992-2012. He carried out relief operation after the eruption of Mt. Pinatubo in Zambales and other typhoon affected areas in the Philippines. He established Eco-Village in Iba as a resettlement project for the victims of Mt. Pinatubo in 1993 with a vision of building a self-sufficient community.

He founded Bayan Microfinance in 1997 to give access to micro-credit for livelihood without collaterals to the poor people specially to the women. He organized Zambales Mango Farmers Development Cooperative which started Mango Festival in Zambales in 2004. As a board member of the Dairy Confederation of the Philippines (Dairycon), he organized a strategic planning workshop in Iba, 2006 to develop “A Road Map for National Daily Industry” in the Philippines.

He co-founded Shanti Ayurveda Center with Dr. Sharon Roy in 2013 and currently the Chairman & CEO of the company. He is also one of the founders of Ayurveda Association of Southeast Asia in 2014 and currently the Chairman of the Board. He founded Shanti Institute of Ayurveda in the year 2016 and currently the President & CEO of the Institute.

DR. SHARON ROY, DDM

Graduated from University of the East Ramon Magsaysay Memorial
Medical Center (UERM), Manila, Philippines. She started her practice
in 1992 with a partner namely, Alcantara Reyes & Associates Dental
Clinic which is located in Greenhills, San Juan, Philippines.
She co-founded Shanti Ayurveda Center Inc. with Sona Roy in 2013
and currently the President of Shanti Ayurveda Center. She is also one
of the founders of Ayurveda Association of Southeast Asia in 2014 and
currently the President of AASEA. In February 2014, she was the
Philippine representative and a guest speaker in Global Ayurveda
Festival in Kerala. In November of the same year, she represented
Philippines in the World Ayurveda Congress in New Delhi, India.

DR. GIBSY SANJEEVI GEORGE

Dr.Gibsy Sanjeevi George graduated BAMS (Bachelor of Ayurvedic Medicine and
Surgery) from Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences, Bengaluru, Karnataka,
India in year 2011.

He works in a challenging environment where professionalism and enthusiasm is
recognized and emerges as an innovation in the world of Ayurveda.
Expertise in treating Bone and Joint diseases, Rheumatism, LBA, Spondylosis,
Paralysis, Stroke, Pediatric cases, Skin diseases, Psychiatric cases and well efficient in Agnikarma, Raktamokshana and other Panchakarmas.

He worked as a Trainee Ayurveda Doctor at Kottakal Arya Vaidya Sala, Chenghannur, Kerala, India in year 2011. He was Consulting Doctor at Abhaya Ayurvedic Hospital, V.I. Varghese Vaidyan’s Kayalvarath Ayurveda Hospital and Dhanwanthari VaidyaSala in Kerala, India, in year 2012 to 2014.

He participated & coordinated many CME seminars and medical seminars done by AMAI In Kerala, India. He is currently a part of Shanti Ayurveda as a resident Ayurveda Doctor, Consultant and Trainer. He is one of the incorporators of Shanti Institute of Ayurveda Inc and a member of MANCOM of the Institute.

DR. KIRANLAL, BAMS

Dr. Kiranlal graduated from Government Ayurveda College Trivandrum, University
of Kerala. He was working with different NGOs in Asia and Europe for popularizing
Ayurveda science and involved in creating the awareness of medicinal plants
cultivation.

He has worked with different agencies to develop the market of nature based
medicinal products from community development programs focused in Southeast
Asia and SAARC countries. He was working with Vedic remedies Pvt ltd as an
Ayurveda physician which runs a chain of Ayurveda hospitals in Kerala.
Currently he is a part of Shanti Ayurveda Philippines as a senior Ayurveda Physician, Consultant and Trainer.

He has expertise in Panchakarma treatment for muscular skeletal disorders and geriatric care. He is one of the coordinator of Global Ayurveda festival and world Ayurveda congress and consultant for leading Ayurveda pharma companies in India and Sri Lanka. He is also a part of the Center for innovation and social action (CISSA), one of the major NGOs who is promoting health food campaigning and slow food movement in India. He is a member of MANCOM of Shanti Institute of Ayurveda (SIA).

DR. ANKIT ACHARYA

Dr. Ankit is an Ayurveda doctor from Gujarat, India. He completed his Ayurveda
Medicine from Gujarat Ayurveda University, Jamnagar, Gujarat in 2009. After
this he pursued a post graduate cultural course for two years in residential
Tapovan system education (Indian Traditional education system) about Indian
Culture and Indian philosophy. He has achieved Yoga expertise from
Shivananda Ashram.

After that He has been working as ayurveda doctor in Nisarg Ayurvedam with
special focus to Obstetric concepts and its application to the society and then
after started practising ayurveda as personal clinical setup as Nachiketa
Ayurveda Clinic. Besides that he has good experience of working with critically
ill patients in ICU setup with modern medicine in multi-specialty setup.
At presently, He is pursuing Medicine in AMA School of Medicine, with a special interest towards the future planning for Comparative Clinical research projects of Ayurveda and modern medicine. He is a member of MANCOM of Shanti Institute of Ayurveda (SIA).