Grant J. Kook, C.Dir., S.O.M.
Grant J. Kook is Founder, President, Chief Executive Officer and Chair of Westcap. Mr. Kook is the co-founder, President and Chief Executive Officer of Cheung On, an international investor syndicated fund, Mr. Kook is the current Chairman of SaskTel, the USask Properties Investment Inc. and is a member of the Investment Committee for the Saskatchewan Teachers’ Federation pension fund. Mr. Kook also served as Chairman of Saskatchewan Blue Cross, Vice Chairman and Acting Chairman of the Saskatchewan Health Authority and as a director of 3sHealth Shared Services Saskatchewan. Mr. Kook was a Vice President of the Canadian Venture Capital and Private Equity Association (CVCA) and past Chairman of the Board of the Children’s Hospital Foundation of Saskatchewan. In addition, he was the Chair of the 2013 and 2014 CIS University Cup Men’s Hockey Championship, and a founding board member of the Saskatchewan Hockey Hall of Fame. Mr. Kook is the recipient of the 2013 Saskatchewan Order of Merit, as well as the recipient of the 2022 Queen’s Platinum Jubilee Medal (Saskatchewan), Queen’s Diamond Jubilee Medal, 2012, and the Commemorative Medal of the Centennial of Saskatchewan, 2005. He is the recipient of the 2014 Saskatoon Tourism Leadership award and has been recognized as the 2013 Chinese Canadian Entrepreneur Award for Community Involvement, the 2013 Canadian Interuniversity Sport (CIS) Volunteer of the Year Award, the 2008 B’nai Brith – We Are Proud of You Award. He has earned the Chartered Director Designation (C. Dir.) from McMaster University DeGroote School of Business.