Patricio V. Marquez is a former World Bank Group (WBG) Lead Public Health Specialist. He retired in August 2019 after 32 years of service. He worked in over 80 countries across the world. Since March 2020, he has returned to the WBG as Consultant to support the preparation and implementation of the US$6 billion COVID-19 Global Emergency Response Program in the health sector and the implementation of the US$12 billion Additional Financing for Vaccines and Vaccination across the world.
He is a Senior Associate at the Johns Hopkins University Bloomberg School of Public Health, and a member of the External Advisory Board of the University of Washington Global Mental Health Program.
He is originally from Cuenca, Ecuador.