Alexis Ohanian Net Worth: $200 million
Background: Alexis Ohanian (Sr.) is an American entrepreneur, investor, author, and civil rights activist with a net worth of $200 million.
He was born on April 24, 1983 in Brooklyn, New York. His mother's family is from Germany. He obtained a BA Degree in History from the University of Virgina in 2005.
Alexis Ohanian started as a Product Manager at Conde Nast Publications, and a consultant with Das Capital, LLC, before he became widely known as the co-founder and former executive chairman of the news forum website Reddit.
He also co-founded the venture capital firm Initialized Capital, and worked to launch the travel search website Hipmunk and the community assist website Breadpig.
Ohanian was also a partner at Y Combinator, which helped fund startups. He was a cofounder and Treasurer(mostly helping raise money), for the nonprofit Institute of Higher Awesome Studies.
In 2020, in response to the protests surrounding the death of George Floyd, which highlighted racial disparities and civil rights issues, he stepped down from his position on the board of the company Reddit and asked the company he cofounded to fill his position with a black board member.
Alexis Ohanian is based in Florida. He lives with his wife, professional tennis player Serena Williams, and their daughter, Alexis Olympia Ohanian Jr.
Ohanian and Williams have a South Florida home which they purchased for $2.5 million in 2015. In the past decade, Serena Williams has been and continues to be one of the top 5 earners in Tennis.
Alexis Ohanian and Serena Williams also have a 6,000+ sq foot home in Beverly Hills, California which as of 2019 was worth almost $10 million. They sold their Bel Air home for $8.1 million that same year.