German pharmaceutical company Merck has named Walter Huber as
corporate communications chief. He replaces Reiner Welters who is
retiring after 21 years in the job. Huber will have responsibility for
public affairs, internal communications, press and corporate relations,
and will oversee a 30-strong team at the comapny’s headquarter in
Darmstadt. Merck is a separate company to the US pharmaceutical firm
also called Merck.