Alexis Ohanian — Ethnicity, Religion and Family

By | February 14, 2018

Internet entrepreneur Alexis Ohanian was born in Brooklyn, New York however his grandparents was from Armenian Genocide and her mother was German. Find out his religion, siblings, parents and wife name. Find out his religion, parents and wife name. 34 years old Alexis Ohanian, a resident of San Francisco, California, USA, is also a well known American Investor, and Activist.

Alexis Ohanian

Ethnicity : Armenian and German

Name Alexis Kerry Ohanian
Date of Birth April 24,1983
Occupation Internet Entrepreneur
Parents Chris Ohanian and Anke Ohanian
Alexis Ohanian Net Worth $10 Million
Sibling N/A
Education University of Virginia
Languages English
Religion Christian
Children Alexis Olympia Ohanian Jr.
Relationship Status Married
Wife Serena Williams
Sun Sign Taurus


Alexis’ father, Chris Ohanian is an Armenian-American belonging to Armenian ancestry. His mother, Anke is a German-born lady.

Siblings: Alexis is the only son born to Chris Ohanian and Anke Ohanian


Ohanian is an American by birth.


Alex went to Howard High School in Ellicott City, Maryland and graduated in Commerce and History from the University of Virginia in the year 2005.

Professional Life

Alexis Ohanian started his professional career as co-founder of, a social news website. Eventually, he left in 2010 to launch ‘Das Kapital Capital’ offering consultation, guidance, and advice on initial investment. He was endowed with the name “Ambassador to the East” for his early business venture with ‘Y Combinator’ that encouraged him to set up He is also known as the co-founder of travel websites and, a financing and financial consultation site. In 2013, Alexis’ book titled ‘Without Their Permission’ ranked fourth on the Wall Street. Do have a look to other entrepreneurs like Lori Greiner, Draya Michele and Jennifer Aniston.

Personal Life

During U.S Open Grand Slam Championship in 2015, Ohanian posted Serena’s photos and it was said to be the chief ingredient of the romantic story of Alexis and famous tennis player Serena Williams that began making headlines. The airy story got configured following Serena’s confirmation. They got engaged on December 10, 2016.  Following the birth of Alexis Olympia Ohanian Jr, their only daughter, on September 01, 2017, they got happily married on November 16, 2017.