Corporate Governance

The German Corporate Governance Code presents essential statutory regulations for the management and supervision (governance) of publicly traded German companies and contains internationally and nationally recognized standards for good and responsible governance. The Code aims at making the German Corporate Governance system transparent and understandable. Its purpose is to promote the trust of international and national investors, customers, employees and the general public in the management and supervision of listed German stock corporations.


Find out more about the Annual Meeting, view the Webcast and look up the voting results.


View the statements and reports Merck KGaA, Darmstadt, Germany publishes for responsible Corporate Governance.


View notifications of transactions by certain persons and employees with managerial responsibility pursuant to section 15a WpHG.


Publication of Merck KGaA, Darmstadt, Germany.
In the United States and Canada the subsidiaries of Merck KGaA, Darmstadt, Germany operate under the umbrella brand EMD.
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Anti-aging products for the skin

By the time we are in our mid-30s, the first wrinkles reveal the years that have already gone by. For most people, this is not really a reason to rejoice. What people can do to maintain a youthful complexion.

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Innovative data security

Attempts to steal business-critical data are generally perpetrated by hackers. However, such actions are sometimes committed by employees. A special software protects our IT systems.

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