Maria Claridge

Director of Governance & Operations

Maria is the Director of Governance and Operations at the Medical Research Foundation. She joined the Foundation as Governance and Operations Manager in 2017.

Maria supports the Board of Trustees’ governance and oversight of the Foundation, as well as managing cross-organisational operations. In addition to her governance responsibilities, she is responsible for the Foundation’s data and risk management.

She is a law graduate and has worked as a governance professional for a range of organisations within the not-for-profit sector including for the NHS, regulatory bodies and charities. Maria is an avid traveller and enjoys all things arts-related, particularly attending live theatre and music events.