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MERCK Kommanditgesellschaft auf Aktien (MKGAF)

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MERCK Kommanditgesellschaft auf Aktien

Frankfurter Strasse 250
Darmstadt 64293
Germany
49 6151 72 0
https://www.merckgroup.com

Sector(s)Healthcare
IndustryDrug Manufacturers—Specialty & Generic
Full-time employees61,508

Key executives

NameTitlePayExercisedYear born
Ms. Belen Garijo Lopez M.D.Chair of Exec. Board & CEO5.72MN/A1960
Dr. Marcus KuhnertCFO & Member of Exec. Board4.48MN/A1968
Dr. Kai BeckmannCEO of Electronics & Member of the Exec. Board4.51MN/A1965
Mr. Peter GuenterCEO of Healthcare Bus. & Member of Exec. Board2.22MN/A1962
Dr. Matthias J. HeinzelCEO of Life Science Sector & Member of Exec. Board1.68MN/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 31 December 2021, and compensation values are for the last fiscal year ending on that date. Pay includes salary, bonuses, etc. Exercised is the value of options exercised during the fiscal year. Currency in USD.

Description

MERCK Kommanditgesellschaft auf Aktien operates in the healthcare, life science, and electronics sectors worldwide. It discovers, develops, manufactures, and markets pharmaceutical and biological prescription drugs to treat neurology and immunology, oncology, fertility, and cardiology metabolism and endocrinology. The company also supplies products, tools, and services for research laboratories, pharma and biotech production, and industrial and testing laboratories. In addition, it offers material for integrated circuits, liquid crystals, organic light-emitting diodes, photoresists, smart antenna, and liquid crystal glazing solutions, as well as effect pigments for use in automotive coatings, cosmetics, industrial, and plastic applications. It has strategic alliances with Pfizer Inc.; agreement with Novartis AG; and license agreements with Debiopharm International SA and MoonLake Immunotherapeutics AG. 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 1 June 2022 is 9. The pillar scores are Audit: 3; Board: 7; Shareholder rights: 10; Compensation: 5.

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 10 indicates higher governance risk.