Professor Gino Martini

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Professor Gino Martini

Professor of Pharmaceutical Innovation & Medical Affairs

King’s College London & Shire Pharmaceuticals

Professor of Pharmaceutical Innovation at King’s College London and Director of Rainbow medical engineering, this is Europe’s largest centre of health eduction, with world renowned clinical services and research in physical and mental health.


Professor Martini has occupied many roles in Industry from Senior Director of Preclinical and Pharmaceutical Development for Emerging Markets and Asia Pacific at GlaxoSmithKline to the development of dosage forms to the design and successful implementation of technological platforms e.g. the DiffCORE and MyDOSE technologies. His research interests include the use of ultrasonic processing technology to fabricate medical devices and pharmaceutical dosage forms, the design of dosage form concepts for delivering personalised medicines and the development of biopharmaceuticals.

Professor Martini is a Pharmacist and received his PhD in Drug Delivery from the University of Manchester. Professor Martini obtained his MBA with Distinction from the University of Liverpool, specialising in SME business failures and success.

Professor Martini was made visiting Professor at John Moores University of Liverpool in 2006 and designated a Fellow of the Royal Pharmaceutical Society in 2008. Professor Martini was appointed a member of the REF2014 sub-panel for Pharmacy, Dentistry, Nursing and Allied Healthcare professionals in 2011. Professor Martini has 10 patents and over 35 papers published in the field of Drug Delivery, Formulation and Innovative technologies.