We are Unique

As a vibrant science and technology company, we believe in science as a force for good. We make a positive difference in millions of people’s lives every day.

DEDICATED TO HUMAN PROGRESS

Our passion for science and technology is what drives our 58,000 employees in 66 countries to find solutions to some of today’s toughest challenges and create more sustainable ways to live.

We are here for people at every step, helping to create, im-prove and prolong life. We deliver personalized treatments for serious diseases and enable people to achieve their dream of becoming parents. We empower the scientific community. Our tools, services and digital platform make research simpler, more exact, and help to deliver breakthroughs more quickly. Our solutions accelerate access to health by assuring tests are accurate and the medicine we take can be trusted. We are the company behind the companies, advancing digital living. Our science sits inside technologies that are changing the way we access, store, process, and display information. Our innovations are unlocking the power and potential of data to open new possibilities to transform life on Earth as we know it.

Thanks to the constant curiosity of our employees, we are making discoveries that can change the landscape of entire industries. For more than 350 years, we’ve been pushing the boundaries of what’s possible, and we’ll continue to do so in the years to come. 

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Our 58,000 colleagues around the world are driven by a common aspiration: Advancing human progress. That's what we're committed to every day – across all of our company.

Belén Garijo

Chair of the Executive Board and CEO of Merck KGaA, Darmstadt, Germany

Sustainable development goals

The United Nations has launched the Agenda 2030 with 17 goals for the sustainable development of the world. We want to contribute to their achievement – in those areas where we can have the greatest impact.

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    Merck KGaA, Darmstadt, Germany Highlights Novel Mechanisms with the Potential ...

    Merck KGaA, Darmstadt, Germany, today provided an overview of its innovative pipeline with a focus on five mid- to late-stage assets with first-in-class and/or best-in-class potential at its R&D Update Call.

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