Charles Cook represents Discovery Capital where he has been since March 2001. In this role, he identifies and structures investments for BC Discovery Fund, and works with the management of portfolio companies to assist in creating value, typically as a member of the board of directors. He is also CFO of the Fund, and responsible for its financial management and capital raising activities. Prior to joining Discovery Capital, Charles spent more than ten years in investment bankingwhere headvisedbothprivate and public companieswith respect to capital raising and M&A activities. He holds an MBA from the University of British Columbia and is aChartered Professional Accountant (CPA).