Merck is a leading science and technology company working in healthcare, life science and performance materials. As well as producing top quality output in classic research and development, Merck is at the cutting edge of collaboration between corporates and startups. The Merck Innovation Center is where the Old and New Economy converges, combining technology, expertise and agility. Located in Darmstadt, Germany, and Nairobi, Kenya it is the home of the Merck Accelerator Program and its startups.