• Why I Sold LinkedIn for $26.2 Billion to Microsoft – CEO, Jeff Weiner Reveals

    Why I Sold LinkedIn for $26.2 Billion to Microsoft – CEO, Jeff Weiner Reveals

    Microsoft announced on Monday that it would acquire LinkedIn, the professional networking site, for $196 per share in an all-cash transaction valued at $26.2 billion, the CEO has now outlined his reasons for selling.

    In a bid to reassert itself in a technology market it once dominated, software giant, Microsoft, announced on Monday morning that it would acquire LinkedIn in a $26.2 billion cash deal.

    The acquisition, by far the largest in Microsoft’s history, unites two companies in different businesses: one a […]