Xing: sunshine and roses all the way by Christo Volschenk in Recruitment 04 Aug 2016 In H1 of FY2016 the business network Xing continued on its path of healthy growth, despite the ever-bigger looming shadow of LinkedIn in the German-speaking region (Germany, Switzerland and Austria). This article is only available to AIM Group clients. Please subscribe now or log in to view. Share germanykununulinkedinmonsterxing 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.