More popularly known as David Koch, David Hamilton Koch is an American chemical engineer, philanthropist, businessman and political activist. David’s family business is the second largest privately held company in the United States. Koch Industries is a conglomerate that deals with pulp and paper ranching, asphalt, fertilizers, natural gas, finance, fibers, petroleum and several others products. David’s brother Charles Koch plays the role of Chairman and CEO of Koch Industries while David plays the role of Executive Vice President in the company. David is popular and famous for his quotes based on current affairs and reality.
"It is much easier to modify an opinion if one has not already persuasively declared it. "
David has also made massive contributions and donations to charities including American Museum of Natural History, Lincoln Center, Sloan Kettering and several others. The New York State theatre was renamed as the David H. Koch Theatre courtesy a gift of US$ 100 million that was presented by David to the theatre in the year 2008.