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David Koch Net Worth

David Koch Net Worth

Net Worth: $47.2 Billion

Statistics
  • Source of Wealth Diversified, Inherited
  • Birth Place Wichita, Kansas, United States
  • Height 6' 5" (1.96 m)
  • Marital Status Married (Julia Margaret Flesher)
  • Full Name David Hamilton Koch
  • Nationality United States
  • Date of Birth May 3, 1940
  • Ethnicity American
  • Occupation Businessman, Philanthropist, Political Activist, and Chemical engineer
  • Education Massachusetts Institute of Technology (1963), Massachusetts Institute of Technology (1962), Deerfield Academy (1959)
  • Children 3 (David Koch Jr., Mary Julia Koch, John Mark Koch)
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About David Koch

American businessman, philanthropist, political activist, and chemical engineer, David Hamilton Koch, has a net worth of $47.2 billion in November 2017, according to Bloomberg. He is co-owner (with older brother Charles), and an executive vice president of Koch Industries, a conglomerate that is the second-largest privately held company by revenue (with more than $100 billion in sales) in the United States according to a 2010 Forbes survey. Koch is the second-richest resident of New York City as of 2010. David and his borthers Charles, Frederick and William inherited Koch Industries from their father’s after his death. His father, Father, Fred C. Koch (d. 1967), invented the method of turning heavy oil into gasoline. David and Charles bought out William and Frederick for $1.1 billion in 1983. Today the company, in which they both have 42% stakes, has investments in pipelines, refineries, fertilizer, fibers and polymers, forest and consumer products, chemical technology.

He is a major patron of the arts; a funder of conservative and libertarian political causes, including some organizations within the American Tea Party movement. Among other charities, he has contributed to Lincoln Center, Sloan Kettering, a fertility clinic at New York-Presbyterian Hospital and the American Museum of Natural History’s David H. Koch Dinosaur Wing.

Earnings & Financial Data

The below financial data is gathered and compiled by TheRichest analysts team to give you a better understanding of David Koch's net worth by breaking down the most relevant financial events such as yearly salaries, contracts, earn outs, endorsements, stock ownership and much more.

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  • Earnings 2014
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  • Earnings 2011
Earnings 2014 N/A
Asset 2014

Value of his Southampton home

$18,000,000
Asset 2014

Value of his Aspen home

$15,000,000
Earnings 2013 N/A
Asset 2013

Value of his 18-room duplex in New York

$17,000,000
Earnings 2011 N/A
Asset 2011

Estimated value of his 30,000-square-foot beachfront house in Palm Beach, Florida

$37,000,000
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