Scott Rocklage of 5AM Ventures: His career in life-sciences

Scott Rocklage is the managing partner of 5AM Ventures. He joined the firm in 2003, then as a venture partner. Scott Rocklage is a renowned professional in the health care department.

He has served in the department for over 30 years and has achieved so much in that time. He has played a huge role in healthcare management as well as strategic leadership. One of his biggest achievements is having three of his drugs proposal being approved by the Food and Drugs Agency (FDA).

He has also had other more drugs undergo trials. Scott Rocklage has served in numerous organizations either as a director or board member. Learn more about Jim Larkin and Michael Lacey:

He has a degree in Chemistry from the University of California, Berkeley. He also holds a Ph.D. in Chemistry from the MIT (Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT).

During his Ph.D., he conducted studies on the ‘laboratory of Richard R. Schrock’ who won the Nobel Prize of 2005. Also to his achievements are 30 U.S. patents and over 100 peer review publications that he has invented or co-invented. Scott Rocklage has offices in the city of Boston.

5AM ventures is a life science based venture capital firm. It is called 5AM since they deal with company formation businesses. Company formation is one of the early stages of any business hence the name 5AM.

Scott Rocklage spends part of his time researching on new areas of life science and the other time he works as a portfolio manager and attending board meetings for the numerous organization he is in.

Scott Rocklage spends his time with professionals such as scientists, physicians, and business executives helping them implement ideas that may assist in coming up with solutions for unmet health problems. Scott prides in having been able to come up with a methodology to target specific mutations that treat cancer.

He says this invention has saved many lives and he and his team of colleagues will continue to work on it to see more improvements in near future.

Scott Rocklage attributes his success to being a hard worker and being well organized. He is also good in time management and tasks prioritization. All these are traits that should be adopted by any person who wishes to be a successful business manager.