Joe cook iii
principal, mountain group partners
Joe is a principal at Mountain Group Partners. Prior to his involvement with MGP, Joe was a director of private placements in the investment banking group Robert W. Baird & Co. in Nashville from January 2001 through February 2003. During this time, he helped originate and lead a team to executing nine transactions, raising almost $400 million. He was also a vice president at J.C. Bradford & Co. in Nashville. Joe has served on the boards of the Martha O’Bryan Center, St. Paul Christian Academy and Ten Thousand Villages of Nashville. Mr. Cook also serves on the investor committee for LaunchTN, a public-private partnership organization focused on supporting entrepreneurship throughout Tennessee. He graduated with a B.A. in economics from Davidson College, and moved to Nashville, TN in 1993.