Clifford Rosenberg is the Managing Director for LinkedIn South East Asia, Australia and New Zealand. LinkedIn is the world’s largest professional network with over 160m members around the globe of which over 3m are in Australia. In this role, Cliff’s focus is driving awareness and uptake of LinkedIn’s products, including recruitment and marketing solutions. Since January 2010, Cliff has set up offices in Sydney, Melbourne and Perth, growing the local team to more than 80 staff, including sales, marketing and public relations personnel.
Cliff has a distinguished 20-year career in the digital space, both as an entrepreneur and executive. He was formerly the Managing Director of Yahoo! Australia and New Zealand where he was responsible for all aspects of the local operation for more than three years. He holds a number of directorships including Australia’s leading online restaurant booking platform, Dimmi.com.au.
Prior to joining Yahoo!, Cliff was the Founder and Managing Director of iTouch Australia and New Zealand, a leading wireless application service provider. He grew the Australian office to one of the largest mobile content and application providers in Australia with key partnerships with companies such as Ninemsn, Yahoo!, Telstra and Vodafone. Previously, Cliff was head of corporate strategy for Vodafone Australasia and also served as an international management consultant with Gemini Consulting and Bain Consulting. He earned a Master of Science degree in management as well as Bachelor’s degree of business science in economics and marketing.
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