These couples are both rich and successful. While it’s widely known that they have a fortune to their name, the actual dollar amount may come as a surprise, for some of these wealthy duos.
Charles and Elizabeth Koch – $47.4 Billion
Charles and Elizabeth Koch are billionaires, even if you don’t know their names. Charles Koch is the CEO of Koch industries, which specializes in manufacturing, investments, and trading among other large organizations. Charles Koch inherited the business from his father in 1967 and owns an outstanding 42% of the company. Liz Koch is also quite the business woman herself by sitting on the Board of Overseers of the Network for Teaching Entrepreneurship.
She is also involved in her husband’s company, which has sparked outrage in the media, claiming the Koch family is doing “dirty” business. The couple is currently worth over $47.4 billion, even though some of the wealth is spent on their own Charles Koch Foundation.