Chris Hollod

Chris Hollod
Hollod in 2016
Chris Hollod

(1982-12-09) December 9, 1982 (age 40)
Georgia, U.S.
Occupation(s)Venture Capitalist,
Angel Investor,
Years active2010–present
TitleCo-Founder and CEO, Tailwind Acquisition Corp.

Chris Hollod is a venture capitalist, angel investor, and advisor in Los Angeles.[1][2] Hollod is the co-founder and CEO of Tailwind Acquisition Corp. as well as the Co-CEO of Tailwind Two Acquisition Corp., which merged with Terran Orbital in March 2022 in a $1.8 billion deal.[3][4][5][6] Over the course of his career, Hollod has completed more than 150 deals across five different investment entities, including investments in Uber, Airbnb, Houzz, Spotify, Pinterest, Duolingo, Airtable, Oscar Health, Flexport, Casper, and Warby Parker.[7][8]

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  2. ^ "Venture Capitalist Chris Hollod on Why He is Investing in the 'Alternative Alcohol' Space". Brewbound. 2020-02-14. Retrieved 2020-04-12.
  3. ^ "Casper Sleep's CEO Krim Files for $300 Million Blank-Check IPO". 2020-08-18. Retrieved 2020-09-06.
  4. ^ Sheetz, Michael. "Space company Terran Orbital to go public via SPAC at $1.8 billion valuation". CNBC. Retrieved 2022-08-15.
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  6. ^ "Tailwind Two Acquisition Corp. and Terran Orbital Announce Completion of Business Combination". 2022-03-25. Retrieved 2022-08-15.
  7. ^ Hudson, Subrina (10 January 2018). "Visionary Venture Capitalist Chris Hollod Steps Out On His Own". CSQ. Retrieved January 22, 2018.
  8. ^ SEC. "Tailwind Acquisition Corp. IPO Investment Prospectus S-1/A". Retrieved 2020-09-07.