John Arnold was raised in Dallas, earned a degree from Vanderbilt University in 3 years, and eventually became a trader at Enron in 1995. This alone was impressive, as getting a job at Enron in 1995 was no simple task. Back then the firm only recruited about four economics majors from Vanderbilt each year.
Arnold then rose the ranks of Enron quickly, moving from Crude Oil to Natural Gas, and later became the head of natural gas derivatives trading. At the age of 26, he eventually [Read more...]