About us

Through the vision and dedication of Dr. Khasem Pangsrivongse*, Thailand’s first pharmacist graduated from abroad, M&H Manufacturing Co., Ltd. was established in 1959 via a joint venture with Merck Sharp & Dohme, U.S.A.

Merck Sharp & Dohme (Thailand) Ltd. commenced operations in 1960 and was the first Thai pharmaceutical plant to receive promotional privilege status from Thailand’s Board of Investment (BOI), in conjunction with the Ministry of Industry. With the utilization of advanced technology and a commitment to public health in the private sector, Merck Sharp & Dohme (Thailand) Ltd. became the first full-scale pharmaceutical plant in Asia.

* Dr. Khasem Pangsrivongse graduated with a Master Degree in pharmacy from Philadelphia College of Pharmacy & Science, U.S.A.