Quit job as Enron president 1996; uneasy with "asset light" approach. Formed pipeline firm Kinder Morgan with college buddy William Morgan. Purchased Enron pipeline business; added more pipes from ExxonMobil, ConocoPhillips, Shell. Picked up Terasen for $5.6 billion 2005. Now controls 35,000 miles of pipe, 170 terminals. Took company private last year for $22 billion with investor Fayez Sarofim, Goldman Sachs. Changed name to Knight Inc. Owns 31%; Kinder Morgan Energy Partners remains public.