Founded to inspire passion through plants the Plant Academy offers creative insights, inspiration and expertise to bring your dreams to life. 

On every level we are here to nurture you plant curiosity. Sharing skills, connections and ideas to take your food knowledge to the next level.  Always working with the leading minds in the industry to make a positive impact on the food system. 

We work with Plant Based businesses to find sustainable solutions to business dreams. Always with a creativity at the core and a conscious approach to the work we do.


Lauren Lovatt is a Plant Based Chef and Entrepreneur. She the founder of the Plant Academy in London and the woman behind Feed Your Mind Candy, a project dedicated to delicious food specifically designed to feed your mind.
Lauren has openly shared her journey with Mental health over the years which led her to discover this burning passion to inspire others through food. Early on in her career Lauren set up an aspirational Vegan restaurant, asparagasm, which led her to host her own Plant based pop up nights for some years and has a wealth of experience developing recipes, writing menus and creating events.
Now teaching worldwide from Bali to Barcelona her passion lies in sharing and inspiring a knowledge for plant based food. With a keen eye for plating and a passion for the most vibrant, seasonal ingredients. Her style isis all about using natural ingredients, elevated. Always with a focus on Local and seasonal produce with sprinkles of adaptogenic herbs and tonics.
Most recently Lauren has set up the ‘Plant Academy’ with the aim of inspiring a passion through plants. With a vision ito create a space accessible to all, with a food lab, test kitchen and learning space. The Plant Academy collaborates with entrepreneurs and visionaries to share forward thinking classes and experiences. Constantly moving towards an even more sustainable, creative and delicious future of food.




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