LinkedIn Overview

  • Founded
  • 2003
Founded
  • Status
  • Acquired/​Merged
  • Employees
  • 16,000
Employees
  • Latest Deal Type
  • M&A
  • Latest Deal Amount
  • $27B
Latest Deal Amount
  • Investors
  • 1

LinkedIn General Information

Description

LinkedIn is an operator of a professional networking website created to build professional relationships. The company's website and mobile application allow both workers and employers to create profiles and grab an economic opportunity in the global workforce, thereby enabling its users to connect to each other and become more productive and successful.

Contact Information

Ownership Status
Acquired/Merged
(Operating Subsidiary)
Financing Status
Formerly VC-backed
Primary Industry
Social/Platform Software
Other Industries
Social Content
Parent Company
Primary Office
  • 1000 West Maude Avenue
  • Sunnyvale, CA 94085
  • United States
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LinkedIn Valuation & Funding

Deal Type Date Amount Raised to Date Post-Val Status Stage
9. Merger/Acquisition 08-Dec-2016 $27B 00.000 0000 Completed Profitable
8. 2PO 04-Sep-2013 00.00 00.000 000.00 Completed Profitable
7. 2PO 16-Nov-2011 00000 00000 00.000 Completed Profitable
6. IPO 19-May-2011 00000 00000 00.000 Completed Profitable
5. Secondary Transaction - Private 27-Jul-2010 0000 00000 000 Completed Profitable
4. Later Stage VC (Series D) 23-Oct-2008 000.00 00000 00.000 Completed Generating Revenue
3. Later Stage VC (Series C) 29-Jan-2007 000.00 000.00 00000 Completed Generating Revenue
2. Early Stage VC (Series B) 13-Oct-2004 $10M $14.7M 0000 Completed Generating Revenue
1. Early Stage VC (Series A) 12-Nov-2003 $4.7M $4.7M 000.00 Completed Product Development
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LinkedIn Cap Table

Stock # of Shares
Authorized
Par Value Dividend Rate ($) Original
Issue Price
Liquidation Liquidation
Pref. Multiple
Conversion Price % Owned
Series D 0,000,000 00.000000 00.00 000.00 000.00 00 000.00 0.000
Series C 0,000,000 00.000000 00.00 00.00 00.00 00 00.00 0.000
Series B 17,450,991 $0.000100 $0.05 $0.57 $0.57 1x $0.57 18.88%
Series A 17,238,579 $0.000100 $0.03 $0.32 $0.32 1x $0.32 18.65%
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LinkedIn Comparisons

Description
Primary
Industry
HQ Location
Employees
Total Raised
Post Valuation
Last Financing Details
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LinkedIn Competitors (10)

Company Name Financing Status Location Employees Total Raised Last Financing Date/Type Last Financing Amount
Alignable Venture Capital-Backed North Falmouth, MA 00 000.00 000000 - 000 000.00
00000 Angel-Backed Bellevue, WA 00 00.00 000000000 00.00
0000000 Private Equity-Backed Cambridge, MA 000 00000 000000000000 00000
000 0000 Corporate Backed or Acquired Hamburg, Germany 0000 00000 000000&0 00000
0000000 Formerly VC-backed San Francisco, CA 0000 00.000 000000 - 000 00.000
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LinkedIn Patents

LinkedIn Recent Patent Activity

Publication ID Patent Title Status First Filing Date Technology (CPC) Citations
US-20190384861-A1 Real-time graph traversals for network-based recommendations Abandoned 15-Jun-2018 00000000000 0
US-10827037-B2 Server to server interaction in content item selection events Active 30-Sep-2017 000000000
US-20190104201-A1 Server to server interaction in content item selection events Granted 30-Sep-2017 000000000 0
US-20190102361-A1 Automatically detecting and managing anomalies in statistical models Abandoned 29-Sep-2017 0000000000
US-20180089716-A1 Following a/b tests for experimentation management Abandoned 28-Sep-2016 G06Q30/0243 0
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LinkedIn Executive Team (63)

Name Title Board Seat Contact Info
Ryan Roslansky Chief Executive Officer
Steve Sordello Chief Financial Officer and Senior Vice President
Raghu Hiremagalur Chief Technology Officer and Vice President of Engineering
Melissa Selcher Senior Vice President, Chief Marketing and Communications Officer
Teuila Hanson JD Senior Vice President & Chief People Officer
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LinkedIn Board Members (11)

Name Representing Role Since
Jeffrey Weiner LinkedIn Executive Chairman 000 0000
Michael Moritz Sequoia Capital Board Member 000 0000
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LinkedIn Signals

Growth Rate

0.80% Weekly
Growth
Weekly Growth 0.80%, 93rd %ile
-35.5%. 530%

Size Multiple

219x Median
Size Multiple 219x, 100th %ile
0.00x 0.95x. 413Kx

Key Data Points

Twitter Followers

5.5k

Similarweb Unique Visitors

15.0K

Majestic Referring Domains

314

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LinkedIn Former Investors (33)

Investor Name Investor Type Holding Investor Since Participating Rounds Contact Info
2020 Ventures Hedge Fund Minority 000 0000 000000 0
Andrew Anker Angel (individual) Minority 000 0000 000000 0
Bain Capital Ventures Venture Capital Minority 000 0000 000000 0
Bessemer Venture Partners Venture Capital Minority 000 0000 000000 0
European Founders Fund Venture Capital Minority 000 0000 000000 0
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LinkedIn Investments & Acquisitions (48)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Lead Partner
00000000 03-Aug-2021 0000000000 Social Content
00000 0000 23-Jun-2021 0000 00000 000 Database Software 0000 0000
00 22-Jun-2021 00000 0000 00000 Media and Information Services (B2B)
00000000 05-May-2021 00000 0000 0000 Business/Productivity Software
Piano Software 29-Apr-2021 Later Stage VC 000.00 Business/Productivity Software 00000 000
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LinkedIn Subsidiaries (5)

Company Name Industry Location Founded
Mockmate Human Capital Services Barcelona, Spain 2020
00000 (000000000) Business/Productivity Software Sunnyvale, CA 0000
0000000000 Information Services (B2C) San Francisco, CA 0000
00000 Other Software New York, NY 0000
00000.000 Educational and Training Services (B2C) Carpinteria, CA 0000
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LinkedIn Exits (9)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size Status Buyers
000000000 03-Apr-2018 00000 00000 00 0000 Completed
  • 3 buyers
00000000000 000000 08-Nov-2017 0000 00000 Completed
  • 2 buyers
0000000000 30-Jan-2017 0000 00000 00.000 Completed
  • 3 buyers
00000000 000000000 06-May-2015 000000000 00000 00 000.00 Completed
  • 00000000
Chitu 01-Jan-2015 Joint Venture Completed
  • 3 buyers
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