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Thomas Vollmoeller, CEO der Xing AG: © XING

Xing cracks 10 million mark

Network for professionals has over 10 million members in German-language region

Xing hit over 10 million members in March after reporting the “biggest growth in member numbers” in the company’s history for the 2015 business year in early January. Thomas Vollmoeller, CEO of Xing AG, said: “That means in terms of figures, every fifth professional in Germany, Austria and Switzerland is a member of Xing.”

200,000 new contact connections

Xing users are benefitting from the new, record member numbers, the company said. More than 1 million profiles are called up every day giving members great visibility in terms of their professional identities. Over 200,000 new contact connections allegedly emerge via the network every day. Also, users can interact in more than 70,000 groups. Xing has over 10.5 million cross-platform users in the core D-A-CH market.

Vollmoeller said: “We are delighted that more and more people find their daily professional lives are unthinkable without Xing. But we are not resting. We are working at high-pressure on expanding and improving our offers and to convince even more people of Xing.”
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Sources and further information:
www.xing.com

About Xing

Xing is a social network for professionals in the German-language region. The job search engine, Jobbörse.com, became part of the company’s portfolio in early 2015. Xing had earlier boosted its position in the social recruiting sector by buying kununu, a platform for employer reviews in the German-language region. Founded in 2003, Xing has been a publicly listed company since 2006 and in the TecDAX since September 2011. The company has around 800 emplyoees in Hamburg Munich, Aschaffenburg, Vienna and Barcelona. For more information, see: www.xing.com.

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