Eugene Cook is a Managing Director in Blackstone’s Private Equity Group, where he focuses on investments across North Asia. Mr. Cook has been involved with the firm’s investments in Ayumi Pharmaceutical, Clarion Offshore Partners, Geo-Young, Onyx Renewables, and Simone Accessories. He currently serves on the Board of Directors of Ayumi Pharmaceutical and Geo-Young.
Before relocating to Blackstone’s Hong Kong office in 2016, Mr. Cook was a member of Blackstone’s energy private equity business in New York. Before joining Blackstone, Mr. Cook evaluated and executed private equity investments at KKR and the Carlyle Group. Prior to that, he worked in J.P. Morgan’s M&A department.
Mr. Cook received a BA in Economics with Honors from the University of Chicago and an MBA with Distinction from Harvard Business School.