Dr Rosemary Tan founded Veredus Laboratories in 2004, a multinational biotech firm specializing in the development, manufacture and commercialization of innovative molecular detection technology for infectious diseases, food safety, bio surveillance and customized applications. Veredus was acquired by Sekisui Chemical, a Japanese conglomerate in one of the largest exits in the local medtech space in 2018.
Dr Tan was awarded the Outstanding Science Alumni Award from the National University of Singapore in 2006. In 2017, she won The Singapore Women’s Weekly Great Women of Our Time Award for Health, Sports and Wellness. She was also honoured as one of the Top Ten innovators and disruptors in The Power List 2017 by The Peak.