John D. Diekman, Ph.D
John D. Diekman, Ph.D. served as Managing Partner and Founding Partner of 5AM Ventures. Prior to founding 5AM, Dr. Diekman was the founder and Managing Director of Bay City Capital. Previously Dr. Diekman was Chairman and CEO of Affymetrix, and Chairman and Managing Director of Affymax. Dr. Diekman was formerly Chairman of IDEAYA (IPO) and Ambrx. He has been a Charter Trustee of Princeton University and a former Trustee of The California Institute of Technology. He is Chairman of The Scripps Research Institute, and a board member of Zai Lab Ltd. He serves on the Advisory Board of the Schaeffer Center for Health Policy and Economics at the University of Southern California.
FOUNDER AND MANAGING PARTNER, 5AM VENTURES