Our Support for the People of Israel

An Open Letter from the Executive Board of Merck​ KGaA, Darmstadt, Germany, published October 9, 2023

We unreservedly condemn this weekend’s brutal terrorist attack on Israel, which is bringing so much pain, violence, and suffering. We sincerely hope this conflict is resolved quickly and sustainable peace can be achieved for everyone.

To our more than 400 colleagues in Israel, we are grateful you are safe. We stand resolutely with you. Your safety, and that of your families, will remain our highest priority as we continue to closely monitor the situation.

For more than 54 years, Merck​ KGaA, Darmstadt, Germany, has stood proudly alongside the people of Israel to build an ecosystem of tremendous innovation and resilience. To our many customers, partners, and friends, please be assured that our confidence in you is unwavering.

Belén Garijo
on behalf of the Executive Board of Merck​ KGaA, Darmstadt, Germany