LinkedIn is an American business and employment-oriented service launched in 2003 in California.

Basic Information

LinkedIn is mainly used for professional networking, including employers posting jobs and job seekers posting their CVs. It was acquired by Microsoft in December 2016 for $ 26.2 billion an all-cash, debt-financed transaction. Today, LinkedIn has more than 630 million registered members in 150 countries. See more

Legal Name

:

LinkedIn Corporation

Headquarters

:

Sunnyvale, California, United States of America

Founding Date

:

2003

No. of Employees

:

1000+

Core Team

:
1.

Jeff Weiner

Chief Executive Officer

2.

Steve Sordello

Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer

3.

Ryan Roslansky

Senior Vice President, Product

Funding

Total Funding

$184.9M

Investors

:

1.

Bessemer Venture Partners

2.

Global Founders Capital

3.

Sequoia Capital

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