Scott Rocklage: 30 Years of Experience

Scott Rocklage joined the 5AM Ventures team in 2003. He started out as a Venture Partner and ended up being a Managing Partner at year later in 2004. He has over 30 years of healthcare management experience. He possesses strategic leadership skills. He is responsible for getting several medications approved by the FDA and several more through the clinical trial process. Prior to his employment with 5AM Ventures, Rocklage held the position of CEO at both Cubist Pharmaceuticals and Nycomed Salutar. He was also a Chairman and a President of these companies respectively. He also held research and development positions with Salutar and Catalytica. He was also Board Chairman for various companies. He has over 30 US patents and over 100 peer-review publications. He is based out of Boston, MA.

He gets his business model from life science based ventures. His day to day life is varied which keep him from getting bored. He believes working with people who are knowledgeable in their respective fields is the best way to bring your ideas to life. The best way to maintain productivity as an entrepreneur is prioritize your responsibilities and have good time management skills. Selecting the right team is imperative for success for any mew business. Measured risk taking is a great way to grow your business. Hiring the wrong people can be detrimental to your growing business. With his vast experience in the healthcare industry, Rocklage knows the formula for business success and prosperity. People are the key to business success or failure.

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