Patricio V. Marquez is a former World Bank Group Lead Public Health Specialist. He retired in August 2019 after 32 years of service. He worked in over 80 countries across the world. He returned to the WBG as Senior Consultant to support the preparation of the US$6 billion COVID-19 Global Emergency Response Program (March-June 2020).
He was also appointed in 2020 as Senior Associate at the Johns Hopkins University Bloomberg School of Public Health, and serves as member of the External Advisory Board of the University of Washington Global Mental Health Program.
He is originally from Cuenca, Ecuador.