Mr. Adam S. Cook is a co-founder and Chief Investment Officer at
Culper Capital Partners ("CCP"). He is also a Partner at Gracecap
Investors, an affiliate of CCP. Prior to co-founding Culper Capital
Partners, he most recently served as Majority Shareholder, Chairman
& CEO of Glebar Company (“Glebar”), a role which he held from April
2013 to March 2020. Under Mr. Cook's leadership, Glebar, a
diversified industrial and niche medical machinery and aftermarket
solutions business, grew revenue and EBITDA substantially.
In March of 2020, Glebar was sold to Arcline Investment Management, a $1.5 billion growth orientated private equity fund, driving significant value for management and shareholders. This was accomplished by both organic growth initiatives and a key acquisition add-on. Mr. Cook continues to advise the Company on strategic organic growth opportunities and acquisition targeting, in addition to sitting on the Company's Board of Directors.
Before Glebar, Mr. Cook was the Head of Investment Banking for Phoenix Capital Resources, a national boutique focused on middle market mergers and acquisitions and private placement transactions. At Phoenix, Mr. Cook worked with many family and entrepreneur owned businesses to help them effectuate and complete mergers, sales or raise capital.
Prior to Phoenix, Adam held senior positions with firms focused on M&A, capital raising, financing restructurings and other transaction advisory. In 2012, Mr. Cook was awarded the distinguished “40 Under 40” Award from the M&A Advisor. Mr. Cook holds a BS degree in Business Administration from the University of Rhode Island. In his free time, he enjoys playing golf, spending time with his wife and two young daughters and coaching youth sports.
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