- Category : Business-Entrepreneur
- Type : GP
- Profile : 6/2 - Role Model / Hermit
- Definition : Single
- Incarnation Cross : LAX The Alpha 2
American entrepreneur, philanthropist and historic preservationist and one of America's wealthiest men.
He founded the medical equipment manufacturer Cook Group in 1963. Cook, Inc. is now the world's largest family-owned medical device manufacturer. Notable products included the Spectrum antibiotic-impregnated catheter (Rifamphin/Minocycline); the Gianturco-Roubin coronary stent, the first coronary stent approved for use in the USA; the first paclitaxel-coated drug-eluting stent, the Supra-G, tested in Asia; and the V-Flex, tested in Europe.
He died on April 15, 2011.