Maureen McGirr Vice President, Chief Ethics Officer
Merck & Co., Inc.

Maureen McGirr is currently Vice President Office of Ethics Merck & Co., Inc. Maureen is an experienced legal and compliance leader responsible for managing a wide range of issues in the pharmaceutical industry for more than twenty years at Merck & Co., Inc., Kenilworth, N.J. She is responsible for the code of conduct, anti-bribery and corruption compliance program, investigations program, training, code of conduct and corporate policies. Previously, Maureen held a number of positions in the Office of General Counsel based in the U.S. headquarters of Merck & Co. and also had an international assignment based in Japan.

Prior to joining Merck, Maureen was an associate at the law firms of Arnold & Porter and Hughes, Hubbard & Reed handling a broad range of litigation and regulatory counseling matters. Maureen has spoken at a number of legal, ethics and compliance conferences worldwide.