Alexis Ohanian

Alexis Ohanian is known as an American Internet entrepreneur and investor. He is most famous for co-founding Reddit and being the husband of the tennis star, Serena Williams.

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Background and Age

Alexis Kerry Ohanian was born on April 24, 1983 in New York, New York. His folks are Chris and Anke Ohanian. He is of blended heritage as his father is Armenian and his mom is German. Alexis has been vocal about his reverence for the bond and relationship his folks shared and how it affected him while growing up and how his life turned out.

While his folks didn't have much while they were growing up, they attempted to make significant moments with the little they had and this has instructed him to value the easily overlooked details throughout everyday life. He went to Howard High School for his high school education and upon graduation, he proceeded to the University of Virginia where he earned his History and Commerce degrees in 2005.

Career and Net Worth

Upon his college graduation, Alexis Ohanian and his companion Steve Huffman thought of a business idea which they pitched to YCombinator. The thought wasn't generally welcomed and the team was encouraged to think of an alternate business idea which they could finance. After a significant amount of research, they were able to create Reddit.

Their business plan was financed and transformed into reality in 2005. Reddit was later purchased in 2006 for a sum between 10-20 million dollars by Conde Nast. Alexis was kept on board as the CEO.

He made another organization Breadpig in 2007 which produces stock for nerds and the proceeds go to philanthropy and charity causes.

Marriage, Wife and Kids

Alexis Ohanian met Serena Williams in May 2015 at the prevalent Rome Cavalieri lodging. He wasn't an aficionado of tennis and didn't think a lot about sports. The pair got talking, had a few dates and began to fall in love. They dated for over a year prior at long last declaring their engagement in 2016.

The couple had their first kid Alexis Olympia Ohanian in September 2017. Serena endured some postpartum issues and Alexis took a 16-week paid paternity leave to be with his family. The pair at long last got married in November 2017.

Their wedding which occurred in New Orleans was Disney-themed and attended by many stars. Their relationship has been met with some raised eyebrows as it has been described as the geek marrying the strong and driven athlete.

Quick Facts
Birth Date: 24 Apr, 1983
Age: 37 yrs
Occupations: Entrepreneur
Venture capitalist
Citizenship: United States of America
Birth Place: Brooklyn
residence: San Francisco
Education: University of Virginia
Howard High School
Gender: Male
Description: American businessman; co-founder of Reddit
Spouse: Serena Williams [M. 2017]
Net Worth 2021: 40 million
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Last Modified: Feb 19 2023
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