Involved in the property industry for 30 years, and in Greece for 20 years. Previously a director of various subsidiaries of The British Land Co Plc, before founding his own business in construction services and later becoming the major shareholder in a UK oil exploration and production company.
Over 30 years international experience in Europe (16 in Greece), Africa, Asia and the Caribbean as a director of the Project Management division of WT Partnership where he was also the Project Director of Pine Cliffs, one of the most successful villa, hotel and golf resorts in the Mediterranean
Chartered accountant, long experience with NM Rothschild and The British Land Co Plc. Has been a consultant and director of various private and listed companies.
Mr Cook was an investment banker for 20 years with particular experience in global equity capital markets, mergers and acquisitions and corporate advisory. He has worked in London, New York, Zurich and in Germany. He was a director at Barclays de Zoete Wedd and then a Managing Director at UBS where he was appointed to the Global Investment Banking Management Committee.