LinkedIn CEO Jeff Weiner passes the baton

Jeff Weiner and Ryan Roslansky
LinkedIn CEO Jeff Weiner will be handing over his job to Ryan Roslansky, at right, on June 1. (LinkedIn Photo)

LinkedIn CEO Jeff Weiner, who guided the business-networking company through its $26.2 billion acquisition by Microsoft in 2016, says he’ll become executive chairman as of June 1 and leave the CEO reins to Ryan Roslansky.

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