Founded in 1668, Merck is one of the oldest established chemical and pharmaceutical organisations in the world. The company’s specific remit is to address and develop unmet medical problems and issues that inevitably arise from generation to generation. Its presence is felt as a highly ethical foundation trusted by millions of people across the world. On top of this, at the forefront of Merck’s business model is diversity, and a corporate responsibility that is paralleled by few others. Employees are said to be great believers in the company, and general happiness among the workforce is second to none.