Did Xing overpay for Kununu?

16 Jan 2013

One may be forgiven a “guarded response” upon hearing the words “Xing” and “acquisition” in the same sentence. Given Xing’s history of unsuccessful investments in Spain, Turkey, China and Italy.

But, business network Xing has also made good decisions, such as event and ticket manager Amiando. And the acquisition of employer review portal Kununu must certainly count as a good decision. Even thou

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Christo Volschenk

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.