David L. Sokol is a businessperson who has been the head of 13 different companies. Currently, he occupies the position of Chairman at Atlas Corp. (British Columbia).
He is also on the board of HomeServices of America, Inc. and Horatio Alger Association of Distinguished Americans, Inc. and Chairman for The Horatio Alger Association of Distinguished Americans and Member of The National Petroleum Council.
He previously held the position of Chairman, President & Chief Executive Officer for Berkshire Hathaway, Inc. Chairman at MidAmerican Energy Holdings Co. Chairman of Johns Manville Corp. Chairman for CE Casecnan Water & Energy Co., Inc. Chairman & Chief Executive Officer for Salton Sea Royalty LLC, Chairman & Chief Executive Officer for NetJets, Inc. Chairman for Northern Electric Plc and Chief Executive Officer of MidAmerican Funding LLC (which are all subsidiaries of Berkshire Hathaway, Inc.), Chairman & Chief Executive Officer for Teton Capital LLC, Chairman & Chief Executive Officer for Kiewit Energy Group Co. and Chairman for Seaspan Corp.
Dr. Sokol received an undergraduate degree from the University of Nebraska and a doctorate from Bellevue University.