Retired Vice President, Chief Ethics and Compliance Officer
Merck & Co., Inc.
Jacqueline E. Brevard, the former Vice President, Chief Ethics and Compliance Officer of Merck & Co., Inc., is the pioneer and visionary that developed and successfully implemented the first comprehensive Global Ethics Program for a top tier global pharmaceutical company, driving Merck & Co., to a leadership position in organizational ethics and setting the standard that others would follow years later. Ms. Brevard led the Merck Office of Ethics for more than 15 years. The Office of Ethics is a corporate function created to support and foster the Company's commitment to high standards of business ethics worldwide. Ms. Brevard led Merck's Global Ethics Program, Ombudsman Program, and Compliance Program and reported regularly to the Chief Executive Officer, Executive Committee, and the Audit Committee of the Board.
Ms Brevard joined Merck in 1981, serving as an International Attorney, and during her
Ms Brevard served on the Board of Directors of the Ethics and Compliance Officer
Ms. Brevard received a J.D. from Rutgers University School of Law and an LLM in International Law from New York University School of Law.
Publications by Jacqueline BrevardCouncil Perspectives
Ethics & the Board: Integrating Integrity into Business Strategy
01 December, 2009