Dr Deepa Apte is a fully qualified Indian medical doctor, a qualified Yoga teacher and a qualified Ayurvedic practitioner. Dr Deepa is a former external Examiner for a Masters degree accredited by Middlesex University. In 2013 she was awarded the prestigious Outstanding Achievement Award by CAMExpo, the UK’s leading exhibition provider for Complementary and Alternative Medicine and in 2014 the Outstanding Achievements Award at the APCTC (Association for Professional Coaches, Trainers and Consultants). She lectures widely on Ayurveda and Yoga (both in the UK and Germany) and regularly writes articles for, and features in, magazines and the press. Having previously run many workshops and courses, she lectures as a guest speaker at numerous international health and wellbeing exhibitions and is the lead lecturer of the Ayurveda Pura Academy. Dr Deepa Apte is one of the directors and founders of Ayurveda Pura and is in charge of Ayurveda Pura’s products, their production and ingredients.