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Our story

We believe in a better and healthier every day for every woman. And we understand that women are foundational to a healthier world.

Organon, here for her health

Organon is a global healthcare company formed through a spinoff from Merck & Co., Inc. (known as MSD outside of the U.S. and Canada) with a mission to deliver impactful medicines and solutions for a healthier every day. We build upon our strong foundation of more than 60 medicines and other products across a range of areas including reproductive health, heart disease, dermatology, allergies and asthma.

We bring these important therapies around the world, with an international footprint that serves people in more than 140 markets. We believe the diversity of our business provides a sustainable engine of growth so we can continue to invest in and advance new medicines and treatments for women that are so urgently needed.

We are here for her health.

The meaning behind our name

The word organon has its roots in ancient Greek and means “an instrument for acquiring knowledge.”

Doing good for women around the world

We believe that by advancing the health of women, we advance the health of society.

Our global footprint

We work to support women around the world with an international footprint that serves people in more than 140 markets.

Our community

Together, our goal is to deliver solutions for the healthcare issues that matter most to her, today and every day.

Our people – a global community of thousands strong – are united in our drive to better support the health of women around the globe.


Our leadership team

Led by a majority female leadership team, our leaders guide our company to improve women’s health around the world.

Diversity, equity & inclusion

We all belong here

Diversity, equity and inclusion are at the heart of our company and all we do.

We believe the journey to improve women’s health is critical to achieving a healthier world.

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Policies & positions

We strive to conduct our business responsibly for all

We support policies that elevate the interests of women and patients, improve public health, and promote access to medicines and healthcare solutions.

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Choosing a diverse supplier team

We partner with qualified suppliers to try to make a difference in people’s lives.