Martins Zuteris, MD

Martins Zuteris, MD

Project Manager, Head of Office in Latvia

Martins Zuteris joined OCT in May 2008. He is responsible for managing the office in Riga, the beautiful capital of Latvia. The scope of his duties includes covering activities not only in Latvia, but also in the other two Baltic states – Estonia and Lithuania. Martins works as a project manager of various clinical trials (phase I-III) performed by OCT in Russia, Ukraine, Belarus, Bulgaria, Latvia, Lithuania and Estonia. Martins has over 8 years experience in clinical research.

Martins holds a degree in medicine from Academy of Medicine of Latvia. After graduation he worked as a Chief of Planning and International Cooperation Department in Emergency and Disaster Medicine Centre, the Ministry of Health of Latvia. During this time he developed his manager and strategic planner skills. As notice to that he was appointed for 3 years a Latvian representative in NATO Joint Medical Committee.

Martin’s clinical trial experience started with joining Quintiles in 2004. At OCT Martins started as a senior CRA, he was promoted to PM position shortly afterwards. Martins has worked with many IMP from various stages of development, including document preparation, coordination and participation for EMA Scientific Advice procedure. Martins has broad experience in cardiology and oncology.