The CNBC Technology Executive Council Advisory Board consists of highly accomplished experts hailing from all corners of the tech world, cutting across a variety of industries and the public sector, with a significant technology pedigree. These thought leaders offer perspective on the most pressing technology issues and aid in the formation of the CNBC Technology Executive Council.
Technology Executive Council Advisory Board

Alexis Ohanian, Initialized Capital

Alexis Ohanian, Co-founder and Managing Partner Initialized Capital & Co-founder Reddit.
Alexis Ohanian

Alexis Ohanian is the co-founder of Reddit and Initialized Capital,  a seed stage venture fund that so far has more than $500 million under management and a portfolio with $22 billion in market value.

Born in Brooklyn, New York, Ohanian grew up in the suburbs of Baltimore, Maryland. He's written a national bestselling book, "Without Their Permission," and has long advocated for the open internet and STEM education.