RCKT - Rocket Pharmaceuticals, Inc.

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Rocket Pharmaceuticals, Inc.

The Empire State Building
Suite 7530 350 Fifth Avenue
New York, NY 10118
United States
646-440-9100
http://www.rocketpharma.com

SectorHealthcare
IndustryBiotechnology
Full Time Employees41

Key Executives

NameTitlePayExercisedYear Born
Mr. Gaurav ShahCEO, Pres & Director724.53kN/A1975
Ms. Kinnari Patel M.B.A., Pharm.D., PharmD, MBACOO & Exec. VP of Devel.568.02kN/A1979
Mr. Jonathan SchwartzChief Medical Officer & Sr. VP of Clinical Devel.525.91kN/A1964
Mr. John C. MilitelloPrincipal Financial & Accounting Officer and ControllerN/AN/A1973
Dr. Claudine Prowse Ph.D.Sr. VP of Corp. Strategy & IRON/AN/AN/A
Amounts are as of December 31, 2018 and compensation values are for the last fiscal year ending on that date. Pay is salary, bonuses, etc. Exercised is the value of options exercised during the fiscal year. Currency in USD.

Description

Rocket Pharmaceuticals, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, operates as a multi-platform biotechnology company that focuses on developing gene therapies for rare and devastating pediatric diseases. It has clinical-stage lentiviral vector (LVV) programs under clinical testing to treat fanconi anemia, a genetic defect in the bone marrow that reduces production of blood cells or promotes the production of faulty blood cells; and leukocyte adhesion deficiency-I, a genetic disorder that causes the immune system to malfunction It also has additional pre-clinical stage LVV programs include pyruvate kinase deficiency, a rare red blood cell autosomal recessive disorder that results in chronic non-spherocytic hemolytic anemia; and infantile malignant osteopetrosis, a genetic disorder characterized by increased bone density and bone mass secondary to impaired bone resorption. In addition, the company has an adeno-associated virus program for Danon disease, a multi-organ lysosomal-associated disorder leading to early death due to heart failure. It has license agreements with Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center; Centro de Investigaciones Energéticas, Medioambientales y Tecnológicas (CIEMAT), Centro de Investigacion Biomedica En Red, and Fundacion Instituto de investigacion Sanitaria Fundacion Jimenez Diaz; CIEMAT and UCL Business PLC; The Regents of the University of California; and REGENXBIO Inc. The company also has a research and collaboration agreement with Lund University; and strategic collaboration agreement with Stanford University School of Medicine. Rocket Pharmaceuticals, Inc. is headquartered in New York, New York.

Corporate Governance

Rocket Pharmaceuticals, Inc.’s ISS Governance QualityScore as of July 29, 2019 is 9. The pillar scores are Audit: 2; Board: 10; Shareholder Rights: 6; Compensation: 9.

Corporate governance scores courtesy of Institutional Shareholder Services (ISS). Scores indicate decile rank relative to index or region. A decile score of 1 indicates lower governance risk, while a 10 indicates higher governance risk.