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William Cook

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Net worth 2018: $3.1 Billion
Industry: Health care
Country: United States
Children: 1
Education: Bachelor of Arts / Science, Northwestern University
BIOGRAPHY

William Cook was born in United States. Started medical device company Cook Group in 1963; it specializes in stents and catheters. Has expanded internationally, with units in Europe and Asia. Bright-spot: new catheter for ICUs that's juiced with antibiotics to prevent infections. Runs company with help from son Carl. Spent $500 million to buy and restore French Lick Resort and West Baden Springs Hotel in Indiana, adding a casino and a Pete Dye PGA golf course. Gets favorable reviews, but not enough tourists teeing off, modest casino take. A Bloomington, Indiana celebrity on par with his pals Coach Bobby Knight and rocker John Mellencamp. Donated $15 million for new Indiana basketball facility.

NET WORTH STATISTIC
2010

$3.1 Billion

2011

$3.1 Billion

2018

$3.1 Billion

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