LinkedIn is a professional networking site, allowing its members to create business connections, search for jobs and find potential clients. The site also enables its users to build and engage with their professional networks, access shared knowledge and insights, and find business opportunities. The Company offers LinkedIn mobile applications across various platforms and languages such as iOS, Android, Blackberry, Nokia Asha and Windows Mobile; a public website that allows developers to integrate its content and services into their applications; and a set of embeddable widgets to allow web developers to include content from the company’s network into their websites and applications. In addition, LinkedIn provides talent solutions, including LinkedIn Corporate Solutions that enables enterprises and professional organizations to find, contact and hire qualified candidates; LinkedIn Jobs that allows enterprises and professional organizations to advertise job opportunities on the company’s network; and Subscriptions which enables recruiters and hiring managers to find, contact and manage potential candidates. The Company also offers LinkedIn Ads, a self-service platform that enables advertisers to build and target their advertisements at its members; Enterprise, a marketing solution to target larger advertisers that receive dedicated account management and additional marketing solutions; and Sponsored Updates that enables advertisers to share and amplify content marketing messages.

Parent Company
Sunnyvale, US
LinkedIn was founded in 2003 and is headquartered in Sunnyvale, US

Key People/Management at LinkedIn

Jeff Weiner

Jeff Weiner

Chief Executive Officer
Mohak Shroff

Mohak Shroff

Senior Vice President, Engineering
Shannon Brayton

Shannon Brayton

Chief Marketing Officer and Senior Vice President, Communications
Michael Callahan

Michael Callahan

Senior Vice President and General Counsel
Mike Gamson

Mike Gamson

Senior Vice President, Global Solutions
Christina Hall

Christina Hall

Vice President, Global Talent
Ryan Roslansky

Ryan Roslansky

Senior Vice President, Product
Steve Sordello

Steve Sordello

Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer

LinkedIn Office Locations

LinkedIn has offices in Sunnyvale, Omaha, Chicago, Los Angeles and in 24 other locations
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LinkedIn Financials and Metrics

Summary Metrics

In total, LinkedIn had raised $106.3 m. LinkedIn is a subsidiary of Microsoft

LinkedIn Financials

LinkedIn's revenue was reported to be $3 b in FY, 2015
USDFY, 2008FY, 2009FY, 2010FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015


78.8 m120.1 m243.1 m1.5 b2.2 b3 b

Revenue growth, %


Cost of goods sold

18.6 m25.9 m44.8 m202.9 m293.8 m418.9 m

Gross profit

60.2 m94.3 m198.3 m1.3 b1.9 b2.6 b
USDQ3, 2013Q1, 2014Q2, 2014Q3, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016


393 m473.2 m533.9 m568.3 m637.7 m711.7 m779.6 m860.7 m932.7 m959.8 m

Cost of goods sold

53.4 m62.5 m69.5 m74.9 m88.4 m100.1 m111.4 m117.5 m120.5 m119.8 m

Gross profit

339.6 m410.7 m464.3 m493.4 m549.3 m611.6 m668.2 m743.1 m812.2 m840 m

Gross profit Margin, %

USDFY, 2009FY, 2010Y, 2011Y, 2012Y, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015


90 m93 m339 m270.4 m803.1 m460.9 m546.2 m

Accounts Receivable

24.3 m58.3 m302.2 m449 m603.1 m

Prepaid Expenses

2.2 m5.8 m

Current Assets

121.2 m172.2 m2.8 b4.1 b3.9 b
USDQ3, 2013Q1, 2014Q2, 2014Q3, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016


1.4 b508.9 m645.1 m526.8 m1 b451 m631.7 m759.5 m719.8 m697.1 m

Accounts Receivable

209 m328.7 m347.2 m344.8 m424.8 m449.5 m458 m582.7 m560.4 m541.3 m

Current Assets

2.6 b2.8 b2.9 b2.8 b4.2 b3.7 b3.8 b4 b4.1 b4.1 b


336.7 m406.5 m476.1 m557 m755.4 m793 m906.2 m1.1 b1.2 b1.5 b
USDFY, 2008FY, 2009FY, 2010FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015

Net Income

(4.5 m)(4 m)15.4 m26.8 m(15.3 m)(164.8 m)

Depreciation and Amortization

6.4 m11.9 m19.6 m134.5 m236.9 m420.5 m

Accounts Receivable

(10.3 m)(9.8 m)(35.7 m)(100 m)(140 m)(150 m)

Accounts Payable

6.8 m8.6 m15.6 m114.7 m150 m100.9 m
USDQ3, 2013Q1, 2014Q2, 2014Q3, 2014Q1, 2015

Net Income

(3.4 m)(13.3 m)(934 k)(4.2 m)(42.4 m)

Depreciation and Amortization

33.8 m49.7 m56.3 m59.8 m74 m
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LinkedIn Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Acquired CompanyDateDeal Size
LinkedIn Technology
LinkedIn Technology Canada Inc
LinkedIn Japan Ltd
LinkedIn Spain
LinkedIn Singapore Pte
LinkedIn Hong Kong Limited
LinkedIn CN Limited
Linked HK Holding Limited
Beijing LinkedIn Information Technology Co
LinkedIn de México
LinkedIn Global Ltd
LinkedIn International
LinkedIn Australia Pty Limited
LinkedIn Technology Information Private Limited
LinkedIn France SAS
LinkedIn Technology UK Limited
LinkedIn Italy S.R.L.
LinkedIn Germany GmbH
LinkedIn Worldwide
LinkedIn Ireland
LinkedIn Netherlands B.V.
LinkedIn Sweden AB
LinkedIn Representacoes do Brasil Ltda

LinkedIn Revenue Breakdown

LinkedIn's employees are reported to be approximately 42% female and 58% male.

LinkedIn Median Salaries

Source: 1.6 k public H-1B filings from LinkedIn
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LinkedIn's Web-traffic and Trends

LinkedIn Online and Social Media Presence

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