Our Team

Dr. S. Ajit (BAMS), Director

Dr. S. Ajit is an Ayurvedacharya, a graduate of the Government Ayurvedic Medical College, University of Patiala, in North India, where he graduated with a Bachelor of Ayurvedic Medicine and Surgery (BAMS) in 1978. In India, Dr. Ajit worked as a permanent employee of the Government of India as an Ayurvedic Medical Officer in the Punjab State for 19 years.

Presently, he is the most experienced Ayurvedic Doctor in Australasia, with over 38 years’ clinical experience. He is currently CEO of the International Council of Ayurvedic Medicine Inc., an organization established to standardize and streamline the educational, teaching and regulatory standards for Ayurvedic practice in the world outside of India.

He also serves on the Advisory Board of the Association of Ayurvedic Professionals of North America (AAPNA), developing international curriculum standards for the teaching of Ayurveda in the West.He has also recently been appointed to the Steering Committee of the International Ayurveda Alliance, an international organisation established by AYUSH to promote Ayurveda and to establish standards for its teaching and practice around the world.

Mr. R. Clark, Manager

Richard has a long standing interest in complementary medicine, having trained and worked as an Acupuncturist and Herbalist for many years.

He is also a respected yoga teacher and a strong advocate of the benefits of both Yoga and Ayurveda.

He brings this wealth of knowledge to the promotion of Ayurveda as well as an understanding of the regulatory framework for the delivery of therapeutic products to the Australian market.

Ms. K Woodall, Administrator

Kay is committed to improving access to ayurvedic products to practitioners in Australia.

As a practitioner, she understands the needs of the industry in obtaining high quality ayurvedic products to be able to help her clients.

Mr. James Kerr, Warehouse Manager

James is an Advanced Diploma graduate at the Australiasian Institute of Ayurvedic Studies. He brings this intimate knowledge of Ayurveda to Surya.

He aims to provide quality and comprehensive customer service, answering all enquiries and dispatching orders in a timely manner.

His current areas of special interest are Ayurvedic Herbology (Dravyaguna) and Ayurvedic Psychology and Spirituality.