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Dr. Friederike Rotsch

Group General Counsel and Head of Group Legal & Compliance, Merck KGaA Darmstadt, Germany

Member of the following Supervisory Board Committees: Personnel and Governance Committee (Chairperson), Audit and Compliance Committee, People and Culture Committee, Nomination Committee, China Strategy Committee 

Qualification  
1997 1st legal state examination after law studies at the University of Passau, Germany,
and the University of Wales, College of Cardiff, United Kingdom
2000 Ph.D. at the University of Passau, Germany
2001 2nd legal state examination, Bavaria, Germany
Career
2001 - 2005 Hengeler Mueller, Partnership of Lawyers, Frankfurt/Main and Düsseldorf, Germany – Lawyer
2005 - 2007 Merck KGaA, Darmstadt, Germany Corporate counsel, Corporate Legal Services
2007 - 2011 Merck KGaA, Darmstadt, Germany Head of Corporate Legal Services
2011 - 2014 Merck KGaA, Darmstadt, Germany Head of Group Internal Auditing
Since 2014 Merck KGaA, Darmstadt, Germany
Group General Counsel and Head of Group Legal & Compliance
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