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MERCK Kommanditgesellschaft auf Aktien (MRK.DE)

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MERCK Kommanditgesellschaft auf Aktien

Frankfurter Strasse 250
Darmstadt 64293
49 6151 72 0

IndustryDrug Manufacturers—Specialty & Generic
Full Time Employees59,308

Key Executives

NameTitlePayExercisedYear Born
Ms. Belen Garijo Lopez M.D.Chair of Exec. Board & CEO5MN/A1960
Dr. Marcus KuhnertCFO & Member of Exec. Board4.07MN/A1968
Dr. Kai BeckmannCEO of Electronics & Member of the Exec. Board4.15MN/A1965
Mr. Peter GuenterCEO of Healthcare Bus. & Member of Exec. BoardN/AN/A1962
Dr. Matthias J. HeinzelCEO of Life Science Sector & Member of Exec. BoardN/AN/A1967
Mr. Gerhard SchmitzHead of Global AccountingN/AN/A1963
Mr. Dirk ToepferChief Information OfficerN/AN/AN/A
Mr. Constantin FestHead of Investor RelationsN/AN/A1977
Dr. Friederike RotschGroup Gen. Counsel and Head of Group Legal & ComplianceN/AN/A1972
Ms. Barbara WeilandChief Compliance OfficerN/AN/A1974
Amounts are as of December 31, 2020 and compensation values are for the last fiscal year ending on that date. Pay is salary, bonuses, etc. Exercised is the value of options exercised during the fiscal year. Currency in EUR.


MERCK Kommanditgesellschaft auf Aktien operates in the healthcare, life science, and performance materials sectors worldwide. It discovers, develops, manufactures, and markets pharmaceutical and biological prescription drugs to treat oncology, immuno-oncology, neurology, immunology, fertility, and endocrinology, as well as general medicines for diabetes, cardiovascular, thyroid, and other diseases. The company also provides life science products and services, including research, process, and applied solution. In addition, it offers specialty chemicals for semiconductor, liquid crystals, organic light-emitting diodes, effect pigments, automotive, and functional solutions. It has strategic alliances with Pfizer Inc. and GlaxoSmithKline plc; agreement with Novartis AG and Vera Therapeutics, Inc.; and collaboration with F-star Delta Ltd., Artios Pharma Limited, CytoReason, and Inbrain Neuroelectronics S.L. The company was founded in 1668 and is headquartered in Darmstadt, Germany. MERCK Kommanditgesellschaft auf Aktien is a subsidiary of E. Merck Kommanditgesellschaft.

Corporate Governance

MERCK Kommanditgesellschaft auf Aktien’s ISS Governance QualityScore as of September 26, 2021 is 10. The pillar scores are Audit: 3; Board: 7; Shareholder Rights: 10; Compensation: 9.

Corporate governance scores courtesy of Institutional Shareholder Services (ISS). Scores indicate decile rank relative to index or region. A decile score of 1 indicates lower governance risk, while a 10 indicates higher governance risk.