The 10 Biggest Poker Players In Silicon Valley
Poker is a game that involves quick decision-making, risk-taking, and bluffing, among other things. Ethan Miller/Getty ImagesIn general, good businessmen are good poker players.
It's why so many Wall Street investors, from Carl Icahn to David Einhorn, love playing it.
And it's no different in the highly competitive, risk-taking culture of Silicon Valley.
In fact, some of the top Silicon Valley entrepreneurs and investors are so obsessed with it, they even have their own poker nights almost every month.
Generally, good businessmen are good poker players. It's no surprise that so many business leaders in Silicon Valley are obsessed with poker.
Chamath Palihapitiya (Social+Capital founder)
David Sacks (Yammer founder)
Jason Calacanis (Inside.com founder)
Dave Goldberg (SurveyMonkey CEO)
Phil Hellmuth (professional poker player)
Mark Pincus (Zynga cofounder)
Roger Sippl (Informix founder)
Sky Dayton (Earthlink founder)
Rick Thompson (Playdom founder)
David Lee (Golden State Warriors)
Now that you've seen the best poker players in Silicon Valley ...