Richard Clark (pharmacologist)
Richard T. Clark is the former Chairman of Merck Pharmaceutical Company, a position held from 2007-2011. Mr Clark's previous leadership positions at Merck include CEO (2005-2010), President (2005-2009), and President of the Merck Manufacturing Division (2003-2005).
MBA from American University (1970), Lieutenant in US Army (1970–1972) employed by Merck since 1972.
He has served on the Washington & Jefferson College Board of Trustees.
While CEO of Merck in 2008, Richard T. Clark earned a total compensation of $17,320,938, which included a base salary of $1,783,334, a cash bonus of $2,244,510, stocks granted of $6,811,125, options granted of $6,408,300, and other compensation of $73,669.
- Merck Board Elects Kenneth C. Frazier as Next CEO; Richard T. Clark to Continue as Chairman, Merck & Co., Inc
- "Clark, Richard". Education for a Lifetime. Washington & Jefferson College. Archived from the original on 2012-05-15. Retrieved 2012-05-15.
- "W&J: Board of Trustees". W&J College Website. Washington & Jefferson College. Retrieved 2010-02-28.
- 2008 CEO Compensation for Richard T. Clark, Equilar.com