Since 2004, Dr. Scott M. Rocklage has been the Managing Partner at 5AM Venture Management LLC. Before he became the managing partner, he was the Venture Partner in 2003.
From May 11, 2016, to July 25, 2016, Scott was the Chief Executive Officer of EPIRUS Biopharmaceuticals, Inc. at that time; he also served as the Acting Chief Executive Officer of the company between May 6, 2016, to May 11, 2016, before he was promoted. He was the President and Chief Executive Officer at Amersham Health. From July 1994 to March 2001, Dr. Scott Rocklage served as the President of Cubist Pharmaceuticals Inc and from July 1994 to June 2003 as the founding Chief Executive Officer.
Between 1990 and 1994, Dr. Scott Rocklage was the Chief Executive Officer and the President of Nycomed Salutar, Inc. and from 1992 to 1994, he served as the chairperson, President, and Chief Executive Officer of Nycomed Interventional, Inc. Learn more about Scott Rocklage: https://thebrotalk.com/bro-bio/bro-bio-enigmatic-mysterious-life-dr-scott-rocklage/
He served as the chairperson of the board at Cidara Therapeutics, Inc. from 2013. From August 2012, he served as the chairperson of Novira Therapeutics, Inc. He was the board chairperson of Rennovia Inc. and the board member of Kinestral. He was a member of the Board of associates at Whitehead Institute and the Director at MDS Proteomics, Inc.
Until June 19, 2014, Dr. Rocklage was the Executive Chairperson at Relypsa, Inc. Between March 2000 and December 31, 2004, Dr. Scott was the Chairperson of Cubist Pharmaceuticals Inc. From August 2004 to March 11, 2015, he served as the Director of Achaogen, Inc. from August 2004 to March 11, 2015.He served as Executive Chairman at Ilypsa, Inc.
Dr. Rocklage has experience in healthcare management and excellent leadership skills. Additionally, he is the pioneer of approximately 30 charters and an author of various reviewed publications.
He has also approved some drugs by the FDA. He earned a Ph.D. in Chemistry from Massachusetts Institute of Technology.
It is in this institute where Dr. Rocklage researched at the Nobel Prize winner Richard R. Schrock’s research laboratory. He also received a B.S. in Chemistry from the University of California, Berkeley.