Julian Usher from search and selection firm Gibson Rose.
The inaugural Here Is The City Charity Poker Championship (sponsored by executive recruiter Napier Scott) took place Thursday night at The Sportsman Casino in Marble Arch. Julian walked off with the lions share of the pot, beating a group of worthies from places like Barclays Capital, Bloomberg, Credit Suisse, Deutsche Bank, Dresdner Kleinwort, Goldman Sachs, HSBC Investment Bank and UBS.
Coming in second place was Talal Shakerchi from Meditor Capital Management, who kindly donated his cash prize to Childrens' charity Starlight. In third place was Peter Andreas from Barclays Capital.
Overall Starlight will receive a cheque from this event for £8,490. A big thank you to all who took part.
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