Ed Cook

Retired, Owner, ES-175 Consultants

Ed Cook began his career with the North Carolina Department of Revenue as an auditor in its Corporate Income and Franchise Tax Division. Later he joined Hardee’s Food Systems, leading its Income and Property Tax function. Cook joined Lendlease as Vice President Tax of its US construction business. He was later promoted to Head of Tax over company’s US operations; consisting of construction, development, asset and investment management services.