Executives & Committee

Dr. Peter Kath
President

Dr. Peter Kath, inwardly a musician, by profession lawyer, is engaged for more than 20 years as a disciple of Dr. Shri Balaji També with meditation, yoga and Ayurveda. He is a member and consultant of the executive board of the registered association Santulan-Veda. Findings from his work are reflected in e.g. his lectures on “Project-management beyond feasibility” and “Conflict-management”. He lives in Frankfurt a.M. and is taking much pleasure with his wife and three sons.

Madan Thangavelu
General Secretary

Madan Thangavelu is a Genome Biologist. He is an International Advisory Board Member of AYU: International Quarterly Journal of Research in Ayurveda, Jamnagar, India, International Editorial Advisory Board Member AyuCaRe – Journal of Ayurveda Case Reports, All India Institute of Ayurveda, New Delhi, India – http://www.aiia.co.in/, Honorary Adjunct Professor at the TransDisciplinary University, Bangalore, India (tdu.edu.in/), Center for Functional Genomics & Bio-informatics (www.tdu.edu.in/genomics), Head of the International Scientific Committee of International Ayurveda, Yoga & Meditation Research Network (IARN), Medical University, Graz, Austria. He was also till recently a Trustee of the Research Council for Complementary Medicine (UK). Further details You find at  LinkedIn.

Barbara Speer
Treasurer

Barbara Speer is a trained Yogateacher. Since about 1995 she is managing a fashion label very successfully. Her know-how as entrepreneur and her affinity towards Ayurveda make her very valuable for her appointment as treasurer, which is holding since October 2010.

Dr. Mathias Schmidt
Board Member (Medicines Regulation)

Dr. Mathias Schmidt is Managing Director of Herbresearch.