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About deFacto Research

deFacto Research Limited is an independent specialist medical market research fieldwork agency based in the UK. We cover all methodologies, including, but not limited to, qualitative and quantitative research both locally and globally.

Our aim is to provide innovative solutions to market research projects ensuring the study objectives are achieved in an efficient, timely and cost effective manner. We pride ourselves in working as a partner with our clients to meet their research needs.

The experience of our management and project team has enabled us to build up a reputation as a reliable partner for both domestic and international work. Our flexible approach ensures clients benefit from our expertise at every stage of their project to ensure projects are delivered to the highest standards.

deFacto Research can offer you full project management or recruitment only to cover all your projects locally and globally.

deFacto Research works with a variety of different clients from the small boutique research agencies to the major players within the research industry.

Key Personnel

Melanie Bayley, Managing Director.

Melanie has over 20 years' Project Management experience in the international arena. Previously working for a consumer product company she led the initiative to introduce new products launched in the UK market to the 13 international companies within the group. After 13 years she moved to healthcare Market Research working at Adelphi International Research managing a whole array of complex projects across a variety of therapeutic areas.

Melanie is totally at ease managing the most complex of research methods/samples and thrives on the challenge of successful delivery.


International Partnership

deFacto works with an established network of independent fieldwork agencies across the globe. All of the partner agencies specialise in healthcare which enables you to have local knowledge with a global reach.

The network of agencies all work to consistently high quality standards following both local standards and those of ESOMAR and EphMRA.

If you would like to receive a quotation for your international research project, please submit your brief on the contact email and we will get back to you with costs and feasibility.