Merck has appointed Piotr Bednarczuk as the new Head of Corporate Human Resources (HR).
Mr Bednarczuk will lead the company’s current reorganisation to consolidate HR globally across the Merck Group.
Kai Beckmann, Executive Board member of Merck, stated: “Piotr’s extensive professional experience and international background make him a perfect candidate for this task.”
Mr Bednarczuk will succeed Gregor Wehner, who will retire from the role in September.
Merck is the oldest global pharmaceutical and chemical company in the world, dating back to 1668.