Jonathan Lai is General partner at Andreessen Horowitz where he invests in games. As a founding investor of a16z Games Fund One, Jon focuses on investing at the intersection of games and consumer social, web3, infrastructure, and fintech. Today, Jon serves on the boards of Ready Player Me, Singularity 6, Overwolf, Raid Base, Mountaintop, Mainframe, and Elodie.
Before joining Andreessen Horowitz, Jon led the North America games investments team at Tencent. Prior, Jon was a senior product manager at Riot Games, the developers of League of Legends, where he shipped the Riot Games API before the company was acquired by Tencent. He started his career in investment banking for Morgan Stanley.
Jon graduated from Harvard University with an MBA and BA in Economics, and lives in the Bay Area with his family.