Alexis Ohanian is an investment partner and angel investor in San Francisco, California, United States who focuses on online communities. He invests in series A-F, seed rounds, corporate rounds, and venture rounds. As of April 2020, Alexis Ohanian made 129 investments. His latest investment was in the Series F round of Impossible Foods on March 16, 2020 ($500M). His personal portfolio companies include Impossible Foods, Homeis, AdQuick, Origin Protocol, Cloud9, Picfair, Upcall, and Lattice. Impossible Foods is a company developing plant-based substitutes for meat, dairy, and fish products.
Ohanian has also made 12 partner investments in Horizon Blockchain, AdQuick, Gloria, Standard Cognition, Oh My Green, Paperspace, Ro, Skip Scooters, and CoinTracker. He is also a Managing Partner, General Partner at Initialized Capital as of 2011 and Founder at breadpig as of November 2007. Initialized Capital is early stage VC firm focused on helping software engineers, designers and product people with their first seed checks. Breadpig offers a variety of handholding services to creators who want to self-publish innovative things.
Alexis Ohanian was born in Brooklyn.
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