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Primary Role
Chief Executive Officer @
Investments
11 Investments in 9 Companies
Gender:
Male
Location:
Mountain View
Website:
https://press.linkedin.com/
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Person Details

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Jeff Weiner joined LinkedIn in December 2008, serving as the Chief Executive Officer since June 2009, and as a member of the Board of Directors since July 2009. A consumer Web product executive with over 19 years of experience, Jeff has helped build LinkedIn into the Web's largest and most powerful network of professionals. Under his leadership, LinkedIn has tripled its revenue, rapidly expanded its global platform and increased its membership base from 33 million to more than 300 million members around the world.

Prior to joining LinkedIn, Jeff was an Executive in Residence at Accel Partners and Greylock Partners, where he advised the firm's consumer technology portfolio companies and evaluated new investment opportunities.

Previously, he served as Executive Vice President of Yahoo!'s Network division, a roughly $3 billion annual revenue business with more than 3,000 employees and responsibility for many of the company's consumer-facing and industry-leading products. Before Yahoo!, Jeff spent more than six years at Warner Bros., where he helped oversee the company's online efforts and developed the initial business plan for Warner Bros. Online in 1994. Jeff serves on the boards of Intuit, Inc., DonorsChoose.org, Malaria No More, and as an advisory board member at Venture for America.

He holds a B.S. in Economics from The Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania.

Jobs (6)

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Current

Chief Executive Officer

Jun, 2009 - Current   (over 7 years)
Past
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Company
Sep, 2008
Jun, 2009
Executive in Residence
Sep, 2008
Jun, 2009
Executive in Residence
May, 2001
Jun, 2008
Executive Vice President, Network Division
Jun, 2000
Apr, 2001
Founding Partner
Sep, 1994
Mar, 2000
Vice President Online

Board & Advisor Roles (5)

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DateInvested InRoundDetails
Dec, 2015$14M / Series APersonal Investment
Sep, 2015$34.3M / Series APersonal Investment
Jul, 2015$900k / SeedPersonal Investment
Dec, 2014$25M / Series CPersonal Investment
Apr, 2014$42.75M / Series CPersonal Investment
Jun, 2013$3.87M / SeedPersonal Investment
Jun, 2012$1.75M / SeedPersonal Investment
Mar, 2009$5M / Series APersonal Investment
Jan, 2009$1.5M / SeedPersonal Investment
Jan, 2009$2.05M / SeedPersonal Investment
Oct, 2008undisclosed amount / VenturePersonal Investment

Education (1)

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