Alexis Ohanian is one of the most successful individuals on the planet. The American personality first rose to prominent fame when he started dating tennis legend Serena Williams and made the entire tennis community and his followers jump in amazement alike.
Alexis Ohanian is most famous for his co-founding stance in the popular website, Reddit, which today is capable of turning any news into a sensational topic within minutes. The 39-year-old along with his college friend Steve Huffman pitched the idea of creating the website mentioned to become the front page of every news headline.
Ohanian however sold his company’s share in 2006 for a reported $10 million price and at the time was unaware of the financial lop-side it would have in the future, with its current valuation sitting at just over $10+ billion.
The American reportedly rushed towards making a sale of his share in Reddit back in 2006. He did it to lift the financial burden off his family as his mother was struggling with brain cancer.
Despite knocking his name from the company he co-founded, nearly 10 years later he was approached by Reddit to seat as the executive chair to help in its turnaround, a task which was successfully executed by the American as he lifted the company’s $10 million annual revenue to today’s $10 billion valuation.
What are Alexis Ohanian’s ventures?
It is safe to say that Alexis Ohanian has enriched himself with potential earnings by placing a good stronghold in companies that today date have a billion dollar + evaluation and also have in full swing, work related to his venture running wild.
Apart from being an investor in startups, with most of them at the earliest stage possible, he has also dipped his finances in 40 unicorns which have a minimum of $1 billion evaluation.
Alexis is the proud owner of his foundation, 776 (seven seven six) venture which commits itself to fight inequities worldwide and has already pledged $20 million as a part of its first commitment to its program.
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Alexis along with his superstar wife Serena Williams is the parent to their daughter Olympia Ohanian who was born just months before the couple tied the knot in 2017. His current net worth sits at $70 million and potentially increases by the minute in view of his investments in multiple businesses constantly growing.