"We always try to remember that medicine is for the people..."

These words from George W. Merck, son of the company's founder, shape our convictions and actions.

We strive to make people healthier and to help them lead better lives.

We promote innovation.

We look for solutions that improve access to medicines and health services around the world.

We follow the highest standards for corporate ethics, integrity and transparency.

We make sure to create an inspiring and trusting work environment that enables diversity and teamwork.


The effort to provide the highest possible degree of transparency shapes all of our activities. We follow the highest standards for reporting and support the efforts of the European Federation of Pharmaceutical Industries and Associations (EFPIA) to increase transparency in the pharmaceutical industry.

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