- Publish Date
- Tuesday, 16 June 2020, 6:00AM
This one was a bit different. Not so much football chat, but a lot of laughs.
Shaun Goldsbury has one of the most fascinating career arcs of any of my friends. He was a professional online poker player for five years, winning over $2 million across multiple sites (including one tournament for $377,000 that I was present for).
He then walked away from the game, taking up an entry-level analyst role at Genesis Energy, achieving seven promotions in six years and now answering directly to the CEO as part of the Executive team. Find out what makes this complicated man tick. Oh, and he played a bit of football and volleyball for New Zealand! - Steve