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About the Author
Brian Rumao is chief of staff to the CEO at LinkedIn.
For the past five years, Brian has worked alongside the LinkedIn executive team to manage strategic initiatives and operational rhythm of the business, launch and scale new cross-functional programs, and develop leadership communications and company narratives. Recently, Brian managed the overall joint integration program following Microsoft's acquisition of LinkedIn in June 2016.
Brian joined LinkedIn in June 2012 in the Business Operations team, where as a manager he developed growth strategies for consumer and enterprise product offerings, as well as global customer service operations.
Prior to LinkedIn, Brian was a consultant at McKinsey & Company in Los Angeles. He received his bachelor's and master's degrees with highest honors in industrial and operations engineering from the University of Michigan. He also serves on the board of directors for the Boys & Girls Club of the Peninsula, and is a First Mover Fellow at the Aspen Institute.