|Mr. Kenneth C. Frazier||Chairman, Pres & CEO||7.58M||26.47M||1955|
|Mr. Robert M. Davis||Exec. VP of Global Services & CFO||2.55M||N/A||1967|
|Ms. Jennifer L. Zachary||Exec. VP & Gen. Counsel||2.11M||N/A||1978|
|Dr. Roger M. Perlmutter||Exec. VP & Pres of Merck Research Laboratories||2.75M||6.82M||1952|
|Mr. Adam H. Schechter||Special Advisor||2.6M||16.52M||1965|
Merck & Co., Inc. provides healthcare solutions worldwide. It operates in Pharmaceutical, Animal Health, Healthcare Services, and Alliances segments. The company offers therapeutic and preventive agents to treat cardiovascular, type 2 diabetes, chronic hepatitis C virus, HIV-1 infection, intra-abdominal, fungal infection, insomnia, and inflammatory diseases. It also provides neuromuscular blocking agents; cholesterol modifying medicines; and anti-bacterial and vaginal contraceptive products. In addition, the company offers products to prevent chemotherapy-induced and post-operative nausea and vomiting; treat non-small-cell lung, ovarian and breast, thyroid, cervical, and brain cancers; and prevent diseases caused by human papillomavirus, as well as offers vaccines for measles, mumps, rubella, varicella, shingles, rotavirus gastroenteritis, and pneumococcal diseases. Further, it provides antibiotic and anti-inflammatory drugs to treat infectious and respiratory diseases, fertility disorders, and pneumonia in cattle, bovine, and swine; vaccines for poultry; parasiticide for sea lice in salmon; and antibiotics and vaccines for fish. Additionally, the company offers companion animal products, such as ointments; diabetes mellitus treatment and anthelmintic products; products to treat fleas and ticks in dogs and cats; horse fertility management products; dog, cat, and horse vaccines; and products for protection against bites from fleas, ticks, mosquitoes, and sandflies. It has collaborations with AstraZeneca PLC; Bayer AG; Eisai Co., Ltd.; Intec Pharma Ltd.; Nerviano Medical Sciences; Healthy Interactions, Inc.; Oncologie, Inc.; Themis Bioscience; I-MAB Biopharma Co., Ltd.; 4D pharma plc; and Promega Corporation. It serves drug wholesalers and retailers, hospitals, government agencies and entities, physicians, distributors, veterinarians, animal producers, and managed health care providers. The company was founded in 1891 and is headquartered in Kenilworth, New Jersey.
Merck & Co., Inc.’s ISS governance QualityScore as of 4 October 2019 is 3. The pillar scores are Audit: 1; Board: 8; Shareholder rights: 2; Compensation: 2.