Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Shashi Tharoor, Congress MP from Thiruvananthapuram have found a spot in the LinkedIn Power Profiles List of 2017.
According to a report by IANS, Professional networking giant LinkedIn on Wednesday announced its fourth edition of Power Profiles, a list of the most viewed LinkedIn profiles of professionals in India, read a statement.
Through the list, the network recognises 50 such professionals, who have successfully invested in building their professional brand on the platform.
PM Modi with his 2.2 million followers on the platform, is a third time return to the list.
Other influencers are Shashi Tharoor, former Minister of state for HRD and External affairs and acclaimed author, Kailash Satyarthi, founder of Kailash Satyarthi Children’s Foundation, and Bollywood actress Priyanka Chopra, who are new entries in the list.
Prabir Jha, Global Chief People Officer, Cipla, and Manu Kumar Jain, Vice President and Managing Director, Xiaomi Technology, have returned to the list this year.
Akshay Kothari, Country Manager and Head of Product, LinkedIn India, said: “Our Power Profiles of 2017 have built a strong brand by sharing their diverse experiences and voicing their opinion on issues that matter to our members.”