Carl Cook

Carl Cook is an American billionaire businessman. He is CEO of the Cook Group, a medical device company that was co-founded by his parents.

  • Carl Cook took over as CEO of his parents’ medical device manufacturer, Cook Group, when his father Bill died in 2011.
  • The $2 billion (sales) company sold one of its subsidiaries Cook Pharmica to drug delivery technology company Catalent for $950 million in 2017.
  • Cook’s parents started the business in their Bloomington, Indiana apartment in 1963.