|Mr. Kenneth C. Frazier||Chairman, Pres & CEO||4.57M||N/A||1955|
|Mr. Robert M. Davis||Exec. VP of Global Services & CFO||2.34M||N/A||1967|
|Dr. Roger M. Perlmutter||Exec. VP & Pres of Merck Research Laboratories||2.51M||N/A||1952|
|Mr. Adam H. Schechter||Special Advisor||2.39M||1.07M||1965|
|Ms. Rita A. Karachun||Principal Accounting Officer, Sr. VP of Fin. & Global Controller||N/A||N/A||1964|
Merck & Co., Inc. provides healthcare solutions worldwide. It operates through four segments: Pharmaceutical, Animal Health, Healthcare Services, and Alliances. The company offers therapeutic and preventive agents to treat cardiovascular, type 2 diabetes, chronic hepatitis C virus, HIV-1 infection, intra-abdominal, fungal infection, insomnia, and inflammatory diseases. It also provides neuromuscular blocking agents; cholesterol modifying medicines; and anti-bacterial and vaginal contraceptive products. In addition, the company offers products to prevent chemotherapy-induced and post-operative nausea and vomiting; treat non-small-cell lung, ovarian and breast, thyroid, and cervical cancer, as well as brain tumors; and prevent diseases caused by human papillomavirus, as well as offers vaccines for measles, mumps, rubella, varicella, shingles, rotavirus gastroenteritis, and pneumococcal diseases. Further, it provides antibiotic and anti-inflammatory drugs to treat infectious and respiratory diseases, fertility disorders, and pneumonia in cattle, bovine, and swine; vaccines for poultry; parasiticide for sea lice in salmon; and antibiotics and vaccines for fishes. Additionally, the company offers companion animal products, such as ointments; diabetes mellitus treatment and anthelmintic products; products to treat fleas and ticks in dogs and cats; fertility management products for horses; vaccines for dogs, cats, and horses; and products for protection against bites from fleas, ticks, mosquitoes, and sandflies. It has collaborations with AstraZeneca PLC; Bayer AG; and Eisai Co., Ltd. The company serves drug wholesalers and retailers, hospitals, government agencies and entities, physicians, distributors, veterinarians, animal producers, and managed health care providers. Merck & Co., Inc. was founded in 1891 and is headquartered in Kenilworth, New Jersey.
Merck & Co., Inc.’s ISS Governance QualityScore as of April 1, 2019 is 3. The pillar scores are Audit: 1; Board: 8; Shareholder Rights: 2; Compensation: 3.