LinkedIn China president Derek Shen quits by Tom Marling in Insiders 24 Jun 2017 LinkedIn’s ongoing push into the China market hit a roadblock last Friday, when president Derek Shen resigned. Shen headed LinkedIn’s China division since its inception more than three years ago. He joined LinkedIn from group-buying site Nuomi, where he was CEO. This article is only available to AIM Group clients. Please subscribe now or log in to view. Share Danke GongyuDerek ShenlinkedinmicrosofttencentTianji Tom Marling Tom is a PhD candidate in Chinese History at Hong Kong Baptist University, and former PR consultant in Mainland China. He joined the AIM Group in 2016 as a writer/analyst.