Rock Marasco

Partner, Healthcare

  • Rock Marasco has 30+ years experience in healthcare, turning around underperforming businesses
  • CEO of Sure Gene, a biotech company focused on personalized medicine for mental health, VP of BD at AdvanTech Plastics a developer of innovative plastic closures for the beverage and healthcare industries
  • Owner/Franchisee of a School of Rock, the worldwide leader in performance-based rock and roll music education inspiring kids of all ages to rock on stage and in life
  • Former EVP of M&A for Stericycle, acquiring 29 medical waste companies and expanding Stericycle’s product offering into new multi-billion healthcare hazardous waste business
  • Rock held numerous positions during 26 years at Abbott and retired as a Corporate Officer after running diagnostic, pharmaceutical, hospital, nutritional and CPG business’s. These businesses had annual revenue of up to US$1.4bn with diverse global challenges. Rock has worked and lived in Saudi Arabia, Europe, Australia, Africa, Israel and Canada
  • Rock is also on the Executive Board of the Kennedy working toward lasting change in the way mental health and addictions are considered and treated
  • Licensed CPA after working for Price Waterhouse Coopers at the beginning of his career