About Dr. Scott Rocklage
Dr. Scott Rocklage’s milestones prove to be an inspiration for many aspiring entrepreneurs in life science world. Dr. Rocklage is a managing partner of 5AM Ventures, a venture capital firm specializing in life science. He has over three decades of experience in healthcare management. Again, his strong scientific background strengthens his background.
Dr. Scott Rocklage’s vast experience in healthcare management and key roles in leadership has established him as a strategic leader in pharmaceuticals, healthcare, and Venture Capital.
Besides his role at 5AM Ventures, the 61-year old sits on the Boards of Achaogen, Semprus, and Relypsa. He also serves on the Boards of Variation, WaveRx, and Pulmatrix. Dr. Scott boasts of an impressive education background. He holds a degree in Chemistry from the University of California as well as Doctor of Philosophy degree in Chemistry from Massachusetts Institute of Technology. Read more: Scott Racklage | Bloomberg and Scott Racklage | Crunchbase
While at Massachusetts Institute Technology, Dr. Scott got an opportunity to study alongside Richard R. Schrock, 2005 Nobel Prize Winner. In fact, he could research at Schrock’s laboratory. His exemplary leadership is credited for reinventing of over 30 Patents in the United States. Besides, Dr. Scott has over 100 peer review publications to his name.
Dr. Scott Rocklage joined 5AM Ventures, a venture capital firm focusing on life science in 2003 as a venture partner. In 2004, he became a Managing Partner of 5AM Ventures. Here, he would study new aspects of life science and liaise with 5AM Ventures’ Portfolio Managers. Besides, Scott would work in collaboration with businesses executives, scientists, and physicians to develop drugs to meet emerging needs in the field of medicine.
As a strategic leader, Scott has established 5AM Ventures as a market leader in life science world. The firm integrates advanced scientific and medical models to solve emerging needs in the ever-evolving healthcare industry. In fact, 5AM Ventures embraces the use of modern technologies in diagnosing, preventing, and treating medical problems.
Dr. Scott Rocklage’s leadership skills have ensured that 5AM Ventures employ talented professionals in various fields such as science, medicine, finance, law, and business management. Having a diverse workforce helps 5AM Ventures to manage several companies that work in life science.
Dr. Scott Rocklage is an expert in developing business ideas and providing the initial capital needed to bring these ideas to the market. His vast experience in developing companies has propelled 5AM Ventures’ success in identifying investment opportunities.