Frederic W. Cook & Co. Inc. is a financial advisory services and consulting firm. It provides consulting assistance to corporations to develop compensation programs for senior executives, key employees and board of directors. The company has expertise in incentive plan design as well as insight into external trade and developments. It serves private firms, including partnerships, employee stock ownership plans (ESOPs), pre-IPO (initial public offering) firms, foreign companies and tax-exempt organizations. Since 1973, Frederic W. Cook & Co. Inc. has been serving over 2,500 clients across a broad range of industries.