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Meet Julia Flesher Koch, Ninth Richest Person In The World: Her Net Worth And Income Source

Published Mon Nov 18 2019 By Bean
Meet Julia Flesher Koch, Ninth Richest Person In The World: Her Net Worth And Income Source

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 Family- One of the wealthiest families on the planetImage Source: Celebrity Net Worth
Koch Family- One of the wealthiest families on the planet

Image Source: Celebrity Net Worth

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. 

Julia Flesher Koch and her late husband David Koch Image Source: Daily Mail
Julia Flesher Koch and her late husband David Koch 

Image Source: Daily Mail

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.