Richard White, the founder and CEO of online rental viewings and digital tenancy processing company Goodlord is about to leave the company, it has been reported.The news comes just a day after it was announced Goodlord has let 40 of its employees go, reducing its headcount down to 96 from 136.31-year-old Richard, who is both a director and company secretary of Oh Goodlord Ltd, started out in the property industry as a Foxtons negotiator before moving to lettings company Capital Living.He then founded and helped raise £2m in start-up cash plus a further £7.2 million in March last year.At the time Richard told The Negotiator that he would be spending the extra cash on expanding the company’s headcount, and that Goodlord had signed up several big names to its service including Strutt & Parker.The company currently says its has 365,000 landlords and tenants who have used its service, and processed 151,000 tenancies.But Goodlord’s management would appear to have taken it in a new direction following the reduction in staff this week.Richard White’s reported imminent departure has been predicted on website Techcrunch, which also says Goodlord’s CTO Andrew Done may also be leaving the company.Following the departure of 40 staff, Goodlord has released a statement saying it wanted to reduce the size of its sales and marketing teams “to focus on scaling effectively and efficiently” and is ”putting more focus on bringing out new features and automation functionality to the platform.”“Our customers will see the effects of this focus almost immediately with new features and services being released as soon as the end of the month”, the company says.goodlord Richard White techcrunch January 10, 2018Nigel LewisWhat’s your opinion? Cancel replyYou must be logged in to post a comment.Please note: This is a site for professional discussion. Comments will carry your full name and company.This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.Related articles Letting agent fined £11,500 over unlicenced rent-to-rent HMO3rd May 2021 BREAKING: Evictions paperwork must now include ‘breathing space’ scheme details30th April 2021 City dwellers most satisfied with where they live30th April 2021 Home » News » Does yesterday’s Goodlord staff clearout include its CEO? previous nextProptechDoes yesterday’s Goodlord staff clearout include its CEO?Co-founder Richard White may be about to leave the company as it focuses more on tech, not sales and marketing.Nigel Lewis10th January 201801,711 Views
has been sentenced to appeal from the successor of HUAWEI Ren Zhengfei, and Li Yinan’s ups and downs of his life have been a constant sigh of regret. But it is undeniable that the master gathered HUAWEI, in less than four years from the intern to vice president, Li Yinan is really talented, this is probably the original Ren Zhengfei again and he left, "forgive" treason.
"I know that in Beijing, the youngest entrepreneur is 16, and I’m 18 now, and I feel a lot of pressure."." Wearing a black suit with a red tie and hair spray. Deliberately mature face look jerky shape and contrast, and the words, is to let people hear a shock.
Jobs, the 21 year old founder of Apple Corp, the two co founders of shlf1314 business when he was only 24 years old, Facebook founder Mark · Zuckerberg on New York’s NASDAQ Exchange in the global investors, to become the world’s most young entrepreneurship billionaire. Young people under the age of 30 are becoming a new force around the world.
some say he is a genius in the IT world, and others accuse him of being insatiable.
, ‘after 90’ entrepreneurship, it’s time." Xu Dechen says.
, Li Yinan returned to HUAWEI as vice president and chief telecommunications scientist of HUAWEI". There was a biography
Xu Dechen, co-founder of chat network, a year ago, he made the first important decision in life: to give up the college entrance examination and start the business.
in 2000, Li Yinan founded harbour network company, became a senior distributor of HUAWEI enterprise network products, and even became the biggest competitor of HUAWEI in the later stage. Forced to be helpless, Ren Zhengfei in 2004 set up a special "fight Hong Kong office" for strategic blow. Eventually, the Gulf network was defeated and was successfully bought by HUAWEI in 2006.
Li Yinan bloomer "only", and the event of insider trading crime, contrast. Now that Li Yinan is 47, will he be able to kill him again in the future,
from "boy genius" to "prisoner"
did not retire, but Xu Dechen in the 2012 annual meeting of entrepreneurs will be "under 30 years old upstart, young is power" discussion session, the speech frequently caused by the presence of people thinking.
He has custody of the
joined HUAWEI, Li Yinan two weeks after they solved a major technical problem, was promoted to senior engineer, and many leading technology research and development. According to media reports, when Li Yinan was 30 years old, he had helped bring HUAWEI through the 20 billion mark, and in the later stage he was involved in decision-making, and Ren Zhengfei even affectionately called Li Yinan "dry son"".
recently, the Shenzhen intermediate people’s Court of first instance verdict, finds that the founder of the electric cattle technology Li Yinan guilty of insider trading, sentenced to imprisonment in two years and six months, and fined 7 million 500 thousand yuan. Some media reports, sources said, Li Yinan has decided to appeal.
, Xu Dechen and others founded in chat network is an online teaching network platform, providing English training and other professional courses services. Xu Dechen and other 10 members of the entrepreneurial team, the average age of 19 years. In Beijing Wudaokou Huaqing garden, they rented a set of 280 square meters duplex structure house, used as office space.
"genius boy" Li Yinan has been out of the public eye for nearly 20 months. According to the prosecution information, as early as June 3, 2015, Li Yinan was detained by the Shenzhen municipal public security bureau. At that time, Li Yinan was in the Jinsha River venture during his tenure, and his sister through insider news stocks profit about 7000000 yuan. Li Yinan total profit of more than 439 yuan, its sister profit more than 236 yuan.
today, like Xu Dechen is less than 30 years of age to start a business more and more young people, jumei’s founder and CEO Chen ou, cool disk CEO Gu Zhicheng, force the United States interactive advertising CEO Shu Yi, Meitu Xiu Xiu CEO Wu Xinhong, Xu Le CEO matrix game. These young people under 30 years of age, with their company and product gathered a large number of users, began to play the influence of entrepreneurs.
After the integration of
although many people think that too young entrepreneurial team inexperienced, not reliable. But facts have proved that due to the Internet age, many young users and other reasons, in the Internet and mobile Internet and other emerging areas, young entrepreneurs have become a norm.
"our company has a registered capital of 100 thousand yuan. It often has no money. It gives staff salaries and then no money to pay the rent. The main way is basically to borrow money."." Nevertheless, Xu Dechen’s entrepreneurial team or run with an air of importance for a year, last month, they just get the first pen financing. < >
passion is very important for entrepreneurs. Maybe it’s not all, but it must be a very important part." Xu Dechen said, "I dare to give up the entrance exam, give up the opportunity to attend foreign universities, because I have confidence in my own business."."
Li Yinan 15 years old, was admitted to the central China University of technology junior class, 23 years old, master degree, joined HUAWEI, two years, was promoted to chief engineer of HUAWEI, 27 years old, became Vice President of HUAWEI.
age becomes the norm
from the time point of view, there are about ten months time Li Yinan will return, "genius" is a hit since the fall, or again back to the public view as "the return of the prodigal son" myth, only time can give the answer.