Scott Rocklage is a highly experienced chemist who currently serves as a managing partner of 5AM Ventures. He has been working for the firm since 2003, and he has been holding his current position since 2004. Rocklage has been an administrator in the healthcare for the about two decades now and has gained a lot of experience. He is also highly learned and holds a Ph.D. in chemistry. Scott has used his skills to help the company in coming up with various drugs that have been approved by the FDA. The medicines that it has developed include Cubicin®, Teslascan®, and Omniscan™.
Scott Rocklage has gathered experienced by holding various top positions in different companies. He worked at Nycomed Salutar (CEO and president), Nycomed Interventional (president, chairman, and CEO), and Cubist Pharmaceuticals (CEO and chairperson). Scott worked for Catalytica and Salutar, where he was offered research and development positions.
Apart from his roles at 5AM Ventures, Scott Rocklage serves as a chairperson of institutions such as Semprus, Achaogen, and Relypsa. He has also been appointed to act as a board member of WaveRx, Pulmatrix and Variation, as well as Whitehead Institute. Dr. Rocklage schooled at the University of California-Berkeley, where he was awarded a degree in chemistry. He later enrolled at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and graduated with a Ph.D. in chemistry.
5AM Venture is a company that focuses on funding new science enterprises that have a high potential of penetrating the market and can generate profits for investors. It has supported firms that address healthcare issues by offering unparalleled innovations that deal with medicine and science. The companies that it has supported have always strived to come up with new ways that can be used in examining, preventing, and curing various medical issues.
The company has also allowed its board member to participate in its undertakings by offering them short-term functions. It is accountable to various individuals who invest their money in it and also ensures that they are provided good returns. The main area that 5AM Ventures operates are San Francisco, Massachusetts, Boston, and California. It has been nurturing businesses from the time that they are established to the moment when they become successful.