Deepak Chopra

PROFESSIONAL

Deepak Chopra is the Founder and CEO of AAM Foundation, a charity focused on poverty alleviation through skills development.

AAM operates 85+ training centers in low income neighborhoods of New Delhi and provides a completely free, six days a week, one-year duration course.  The curriculum focuses on helping students attain fluency in the English language and developing critical thinking and problem-solving skills.  Various studies show that the economic impact of learning English adds 25% to 34% to a worker’s income.  The program is open to all ages above 13 years old; more than 10,000 students are currently enrolled.

Mr. Chopra also is the Co-Founder of Quten Research Institute, which is the U.S. mass market leader in Coenzyme Q10 products under the QUNOL brand.  In addition, he is the Founder and CEO of Eckhart Corp., which exports vitamins and natural supplements, manufactured at a sister U.S. company, to over 35 countries.

EDUCATION

  • B. Tech, Chemical Engineering, Indian Institute of Technology, New Delhi

MEMBERSHIPS & AFFILIATIONS | AWARDS & HONORS

  • Member, Buck Advisory Council, The Buck Institute for Research on Aging
  • Member, EO, Entrepreneurs’ Organization 

PERSONAL

Mr. Chopra and his wife Deepa live in the hills near the Buck Institute.

 

 

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