After a successful career as founder of U.S. Microtech in 1979, and of Silicon Valley Innovation Center in 2010, Shri Chawla (B.E. Hons in Electrical Engineering) faced a serious heart problem with a self-directed holistic course of action including yoga, meditation, and changes of lifestyle and diet to obtain health, well-being, and personal enlightenment. Currently managing his own semiconductor distribution business and consulting, Chawla lectures and writes on health and spirituality. He also serves on the Board of Trustees for the American Association of Physicians of Indian Origin (AAPIO), and he recently helped organize the first ever India Community Center (ICC) Health Summit on Cracking the Wellness Code 2018, on July 8, 2018 in Milpitas, Silicon Valley, CA.
Mr. Chawla serves as an Advisor for Taksha’s Center for Integrative Medicine and Yoga (CIMY).