Xing management to shareholders: do not sell to Hubert Burda
21 Nov 2012After Lars Hinrichs, founder, ex-shareholder and ex-CEO of Hamburg-based business network Xing, had publicly called on shareholders on Oct. 26 to sell their Xing shares to media group Hubert Burda Media (HBM) on the ground that HBM's offer to shareholders of €44 per shar
Christo Volschenk is managing editor of the news on Aimgroup.com and our senior analyst covering Naspers. He brings more than 31 years of experience in business journalism to the team - the last 18 years focused on classifieds and e-commerce. Apart from working closely with the AIM Group, Christo is a freelance journalist, content manager, and copy editor. Before branching out on his own, he spent 15 years with Naspers in South Africa as journalist, economics editor and online project manager. He now spends most his day editing the news reported by 23 colleagues in 23 countries from his base in Stuttgart, Germany.