He has been serving in the healthcare sector for more than3 decades now where he has gained vast experience as well as skills. Scott M. Rocklage, Ph.D. experience led to the approval of three drugs in the United States of America by FDA among them; Teslascan, Omniscan, and Cubicin. Dr. Scott can well be described as a leader who since he began his career in the medical and healthcare sector he has been showing positive leadership character.
Mr. Rocklage has been served as the Chairman and the Chief Executive Officer of Cubist Pharmaceuticals; he also worked for Nycomed Salutar as the President and the Chief executive Officer of the company. Besides being the President and the Chief Executive officer of Salutar, Scott has also held other positions in organizations including Catalytica.
Scott M. Rocklage is a Venture Partner and a Managing Partner of 5AM Venture. Mr. Rocklage joined the venture in 2003 when he became a venture partner and in 2004 he became the Managing Partner the following year 2004.
Dr. Rocklage has also served on several Boards including; Novira which was later acquired by Johnson & Johnson as well as Relypsa. Currently, the experienced medical doctor is serving on other Boards as the Chairman among them; Cidara, Kinestral, and Rennovia.
During an interview, Dr. Scott was asked how he established his business and how he got the ideas to create the business. The medical doctor said that his investment 5Am Venture is a life science-based Venture Capital Company. The venture is in its early stages and that is the reason why the medical doctor named it 5AM Venture. Read more: Scott Racklage | Bloomberg
Dr. Scott is so passionate about the medical sector and to improve the industry he has to come up with new ideas and he does that by interacting with other medical experts as well as physicians to make sure that they meet all the needs of the healthcare sector.
According to Dr. Rocklage, life in the business world, as well as his career, has not been all smooth but he has also experienced failures in the areas of management.
The doctor graduated from the University of California, Berkeley with a B.S in Chemistry, and later went to Massachusetts Institute of Technology for his Ph.D. in Chemistry. Dr. Scott operates from his office in Boston.