Lucy Doorbar - LDA Research Ltd


LDA Research are an international qualitative field provider and consultancy in the pharmaceutical and medical device sector.  LDA Research works via an international team of established associates.

We have built a reputation for international research and global intelligence. Our reach wraps around the world, with healthcare panels and research participants in the Americas, Asia, Australia and New Zealand as well as 14 European countries including the UK. With a network of carefully selected local experts, our international field team are able to act as your eyes and ears wherever you need to be. All our market research is supported by local specialist knowledge, enabling awareness and understanding of local culture and regulation.


LDA Research are specialists in the medical device and pharmaceutical sector. Providing all aspects of qualitative research - recruitment, translation, moderating, transcription and analysis. We have our own extensive panels in the UK and USA and work with associates to provide panels in other markets. We also specialise in accessing hard to reach targets.


Lucy has worked in medical market research for 17 years.  Starting her experience working at HBS Consulting a small London based consultancy specialised in medical devices before progressing to work at the Planning Shop International and Ipsos.  Lucy became freelance in 2009 following the birth of her daughter and set up LDA Research in 2011.  LDA Research is now in its sixth year of business and has grown year upon year.

What sectors do you most often work in?

  • Pharmaceuticals & Healthcare

What are the main types of research/research specialisms you conduct most often?

  • Qualitative
  • International
  • Recruitment and Fieldwork
  • Transcription & Translation

What regions within the UK do you cover?

  • London/South East England
  • English Midlands
  • Northern England
  • South West England
  • N. Ireland
  • Scotland
  • Wales

Which international regions do you cover?

  • Western Europe
  • India
  • Scandinavia
  • Australasia
  • SE Asia
  • Japan
  • China
  • Central/South America
  • North America
  • Eastern Europe
  • Finland

Where are your offices in the UK?

  • London/South East England