Kenton Cool

Kenton Cool is one of the world’s foremost high altitude mountaineers, a sought after expedition leader, author and speaker. He outlines how he leads a summit expedition, placing heavy emphasis on the critical success factors such as consistent leadership, building a high performing team, clear decision making, dealing with adversity, facing personal fears and maintaining momentum and motivation.

As a mountaineer, Kenton’s list of committing first ascents and classic alpine climbing style set him at the very pinnacle of his profession, gaining respect from his peers for his visionary and bold approach.

As an expedition leader, his record of success with clients on Everest is unparalleled. With 13 successful Everest summits, his reputation has been built on a willingness to take on the seemingly impossible, provide an outstanding level of service and foster the determination in others to succeed.