The 5AM venture is one business that you cannot mention without speaking of Dr. Scott Rocklage who has commanded widespread respect throughout this company. Dr. Scott believes that the company is in its early stages of formation, reason why he came up with the name 5AM. He is an established business owner and manager of the company from the year 2004, though he joined in 2003 as a venture partner. Dr. Scott is well versed with healthcare management, and he has as well served in other various leadership positions, such as the CEO EPIRUS in 2016, President at Amersham Health, and chairman at Novira Therapeutics, just to mention but a few. Learn more: http://5amventures.com/team/scott-m-rocklage-phd/
Dr. Scott is an excellent time manager and knows his priorities too well; this has made him excel. He is one person you would always want to consult not only for his perspective in business but also the vast knowledge that he has gathered for years. He is yet to disappoint in any positions he has held.
Dr. Scott has a Ph.D. in Chemistry from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. He has also invented and owns more than 30 US patents, and he has over 100 publications reviewed by his peers.
His motivation is derived from helping entrepreneurs shape their ideas to become potential medicines. By the fact that he understands his strengths, Dr. Scott has been able to thrive in challenging moments.
Dr.Scott is never afraid of taking risks. He also encourages people to do the same for he firmly believes that people can only excel when they are in control of their future. He encourages startups to try and stand on their own instead of opting to render their services to established organizations. Through his leadership skills, Dr. Scott has made sure that 5AM hires people with diverse backgrounds like law, medicine, and finance which are essential in the management of businesses that specialize in science.
Dr. Scott is much thrilled by the recent advancements in cancer treatment, making it treatable in various ways. He researches widely to enhance his knowledge in business as well as his performance, and one of the books he recommends others to read is the “Good to Great.”