Excerpt from Chapter 21
Jeffrey Keith Skilling is the former CEO of the Enron Corporation who was convicted of federal felony charges following the collapse of the energy company in 2006.
He was sentenced to 24 years in jail and fined a staggering $53m.
Skilling facilitated accounting manipulation and deception about earnings that led to Enron’s collapse.
A single psychopathic person in a company as big as Enron was able to have a devastating effect and bring the company to its knees.