Julia Flesher Koch, aka Julia Margaret Flesher, silently landed herself on the #9 position among the richest person in the world.
She is an American Businesswoman, probably a lowkey one who climbed up after inheriting the wealth of $41 billion from her late husband, David Koch, Co-owner of Koch Industries.
Ninth Richest Person On The World: Julia Flesher Koch
Julia Flesher Koch is estimated to have a net worth of $41 billion as of 2019. She mostly garnered her wealth from her late billionaire husband, business magnate David Koch.
She inherited the fortune of over $50 billion as the widow of David, who was estimated to have a net worth of $58 billion.
According to reliable sites including Celebrity Net Worth, her massive net worth lists her among the ten wealthiest people on the planet after the prominent three billionaires; Bill Gates ($110 billion), Jeff Bezos ($108.6 billion), and Bernard Arnault ($106 billion).
Julia made to the #9th spot of the top 10 wealthiest people in the world after inheriting around 42% of the stake of the Koch Industries after the death of her beau David Koch.
Koch Industries is an American corporation with annual revenue of $110 billion, which makes the organization the second-largest privately held company in the United States of America.
Besides that, she added quite a reasonable sum from her professional career as a fashion designer. She worked as the assistant of professional designer Adolfo and helped to style Nancy Reagan and other socialites.
While she worked as Adolfo's assistant, she had a salary of $200 per week.
All of her struggles changed after she met her life partner David Koch on a blind date in January 1991.
Julia Flesher Koch's Husband
David Koch is an American businessman from Wichita, Kansas. He was the co-owner of Koch Industries alongside his older brother Charles Koch.
Koch Industries is the oil and chemicals refining company that has exercised its area from pollution control equipment and technologies; polymers and fibers; minerals; fertilizers; commodity trading and services; forest and consumer products; ranching.
Besides, the company produces quite several well-known brands like Stainmaster carpet, Quilted Northern tissue, the Lycra brand of spandex fiber, and the Dixie Cups.
At the time of his death, he was 79 years old worth at $58 billion, placing him on #8th position on the list of richest people on the planet.
Moreover, he also held cash investments of at least $2 billion at the time of his demise, which was passed to his wife Julia Flesher Koch and children, Mary Julia, John Mark, and David Koch Jr.
Julia Flesher Koch Is A Philanthropist
Julia Flesher Koch is an active humanitarian and socially prominent person. She has donated a massive sum of money to the Lincoln Centre, the Metropolitan Museum of Art, and the Smithsonian Museum of Natural History.