Rtn. PHF. Dr Prem Alex Lawrence was born in Alanchi in Kanyakumari District. He was exposed to Rotary as a kid since his father, Mr S. Lawrence was the Charter President of Rotary Club of Colachel and as well his mother and brother were Rotarians.
Rtn. Dr Prem was also an active Interactor in his school days, also donning the President of Interact Club of his school in 1999.
He did his Masters in Dentistry with a specialization in Dental Implants and Periodontics. He also stood first in his PG exams and was immediately placed in Vasan Dental Care, where he grew from a consultant to Zonal clinical Head (Chennai) managing more than 100 doctors under him. He also briefly lectured at SRM Kattankaluthur Dental College as an Assistant Professor.
He started his chain of dental clinics called " Gold Dental" in 2015 and has placed more than 5000 dental implants successfully to date and practices actively in OMR, Chennai.
He was awarded as "Superstar Dentist of India" in 2017 by Famdent Awards and Gold Dental was recognised and India's leading dental chain in 2018 by the Indian Business Congress.
He was introduced to the Rotary Club of Adyar in 2008. He has held active positions in the club since then, as Youth Service Director, Club Service Director and many more. He was also the Additional Chairman, Interact in District 3232 in 2019 - 2020. He is a Paul Harris Fellow and he is the current President of Rotary Club of Adyar, District 3232.
He is happily married to D. Amali Prem, who is an Engineer and an entrepreneur. They have a 10-year-old daughter, Aurelia Laurette Prem, who is in her sixth grade.