About Merz

Merz Pharma is an independent international aesthetics and neurotoxin company with its own research and development capabilities. Our continued growth and market leadership in aesthetics and neurotoxins is the result of our drive for innovation, along with focused, strategic acquisitions. We have continued to expand across all areas of our business, due to a focused, purposeful approach that includes both organic and inorganic growth. As a privately-held and family-owned company with a 100 year-plus history, we believe in taking a long-term view. Merz brings an unwavering focus to the specialties we serve, combined with a flexible, responsive approach to the individualised needs of our Healthcare Practitioner (HCP) customers and their patients.

Mission & Vision

Our Mission is to help people Live better, Feel better and Look better and our Vision is to become the most Admired, Trusted and Innovative Aesthetics and Neurotoxins Company….in the World.


Strategy & Values

We have a clear Strategy focussed on Aesthetics and Neurotoxins, delivering innovation through R&D and strategic acquisitions. Just like our Strategy, our Values are aligned worldwide.



Our history dates back to 1908, when 24 year old Friedrich Merz, an entrepreneurial pharmacist and chemist set up his pharmaceutical production plant in Frankfurt.


Global Organisation

Over the last fifteen years Merz has grown significantly and now has operations based in 36 locations, with almost 3,000 employees in total across the world. We are also represented in a further 70 countries through our large network of distribution partners.