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MSD (Europe), Inc. (Merck Sharp & Dohme)

Identification number in the register: 09824113589-92
Registration date: 14/05/2010 18:54:45

The information on this entity was last modified on: 01/05/2014 15:15:21
The date of the last annual update was: 01/05/2014 15:05:47

This entry follows the format of the previous Register. It will be changed to the new format when the entity makes the next update.
Next update due latest on: 27/04/2015

    Registrant : Organisation or self-employed individual

MSD (Europe), Inc. (Merck Sharp & Dohme)



    Section of registration

II - In-house lobbyists and trade/professional associations

Companies & groups

    Contact details

Merck Drive, 1
P.O. box: 100
Whitehouse Station, NJ 08889

(+1) 908 423 10 00


Contact details of the Brussels office:

MSD (Europe), Inc.
Clos du Lynx 5
1200 Brussels
Tel.: +32 (2) 776 6211
Fax: +32 (2) 776 6482

    Person with legal responsibility

Mr  Kenneth C. Frazier


    Person in charge of EU relations

Ms  Karin Bernadotte

Associate Vice-President Public Policy Europe & Canada

    Goals / remit

MSD is a global healthcare leader who is working to help the world be well. Through our medicines, vaccines, biologic therapies, and consumer and animal products, we work with customers and operate in more than 140 countries to deliver innovative health solutions. We also demonstrate our commitment to increasing access to healthcare through far-reaching programs that donate and deliver our products to the people who need them. MSD. Be well. For more information, visit



Pharmaceuticals, healthcare, innovation, research, intellectual property, trade, in particular:
- Transparency Directive
- Clinical Trials Regulation
- Data Protection Regulation
- Directive on disclosure of non-financial and diversity information
- Public Procurement Directive
- Industrial Policy
- Chronic diseases
- European Active & Health Ageing Partnership
- Cross-border Healthcare Directive
- Access to Genetic Resources

    Number of persons involved in the activities described in the box above


Boris Azais, Director Industrial Policy
Karin Bernadotte, Associate Vice-President, Public Policy Europe & Canada
Chris Foreman, Director Legal Affairs
Angelika Joos, Head Regulatory Policy, EU and Most of the World
Stephanie Lane, Director HTA and Trade Policy
Vanina Laurent-Ledru, Director Vaccines Policy and Corporate Responsibility
Lukas Pfister, Executive Director Public Policy
Alexander Roediger, Director European Union Affairs

    Persons accredited for access to European Parliament premises

First name Surname Start Date End Date
Alexander RÖDIGER 03/06/2014 30/05/2015

    Fields of interest

  • Competition
  • Consumer Affairs
  • Customs
  • Development
  • Economic and Financial Affairs
  • Education
  • Employment and Social Affairs
  • Enterprise
  • Environment
  • Humanitarian Aid
  • Information Society
  • Internal Market
  • Public Health
  • Regional Policy
  • Research and Technology
  • Taxation
  • Trade
  • Trans-European Networks

    Membership and affiliation

MSD is a member of Business Europe, CSR Europe, EFPIA, EBE, EVM, EuropaBio, AmCham EU, TPN, TABD

    Financial data

01/2013  -  12/2013

500,000  € - 600,000  €

0 €

0 €

This estimate is based on the pro rata salary and travel costs of MSD staff involved in interest representation to the European institutions, based on the proportion of employee time spent on these activities. A proportion of overheads for our Brussels office as well as consulting and meeting cost spent on EU Public Affairs advice are included in the estimate. Membership fees and payments to third parties are not included to avoid double counting.

    Code of conduct

By its registration the organisation has signed the Transparency Register Code of Conduct.