Eugene Cook is a Principal in Blackstone’s Private Equity Group, based in Hong Kong. Before relocating to Blackstone’s Hong Kong office in 2016, Mr. Cook was based in New York where he was involved in Blackstone’s investments across the oil & gas, power, and transmission sectors. He is currently involved in Blackstone’s investment in Simone Accessories.
Before joining Blackstone, Mr. Cook was at Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Co., where he was involved in the evaluation and execution of private equity investments. Prior to that, he was a member of the U.S. Buyout Industrials team at the Carlyle Group and the Mergers & Acquisitions department at JP Morgan.
Mr. Cook received a BA in Economics with Honors from the University of Chicago and an MBA with Distinction from Harvard Business School.