Claudia Martínez

Head of Research for the Access to Medicine Foundation


Claudia Martínez leads the research programmes for the Access to Medicine Foundation. She is responsible for the strategic development, execution, and deployment of end-to-end research projects to mobilise key players within the pharmaceutical industry to expand access to essential health products in low-and middle-income countries. Claudia’s experience spans the private and non-profit sectors, and she has held various research and advisory positions. Before joining the Access to Medicine Foundation, she served as Research Manager & Health Policy Lead at a London-based public policy think tank, where she led the organisation’s strategy and policy work in health and social care. Claudia also worked as a Senior Research & Innovation researcher at the UK’s largest social housing provider, where she spearheaded research on the application of technology-enabled care for vulnerable people. In addition to her research role, Claudia also played a key role in developing strategic partnerships with academic and commercial institutions both domestically and internationally. Claudia holds a BSc in Economics from the University of Chile and an MSc in Environment, Politics & Globalisation from King’s College London. With her extensive experience and expertise, Claudia is committed to making a positive impact on global health and expanding access to essential health products for all.