The former CEO of Enron was born on November 25,1953 in the town of pittsburgh pennsylvania. Jeff skilling graduated from harvard and southern methodist university earning his b.s. in applied science and M.B.A which he earned at the university of harvard. Since Enron began he started working there and became chief operating officer of Enron which will soon lead him up to became well known as CEO and president of Enron. When he graduated from harvard he worked for McKinsey in a company that made energy and chemical consulting practices that will soon lead on to him working at Enron which he will be hired by kenneth Lay. Jeff Skilling had a pretty well set up life leading him up to becoming a well known person working for Enron and being the president of that company.
When Kenneth Lay hired Jeff Skilling from McKinsey, he made Jeff chairman and chief executive officer of Enron due to the good qualities he showed at his old company. In the year of 1991 was when Jeff Skilling became chairman of Enron’s gas company which lead slowly to the year of 1997 where he then became the CEO and president of Enron. That was when he pushed for a good investment strategy that will make the Enron company get popular and able to make money at the end if this strategy was able to work. This strategy helpe...
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...essful if it was not for him but also Kenneth Lay made the right decision to making Jeff Skilling a part of the staff that will lead to him becoming very successful at the end. Enron was one of the biggest scandal which a bunch of smart people that worked in that company making this company a big hit even though at the end it collapsed and sent employees down with money but no matter what this company made billions and made investors spend lots of money on them because they are the smartest people of the world that were combined to make a great company at the end.
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