While continuing to operate procurement, sales, logistics, delivery and asset management in-house, financing will, in essence, no longer be part of Tangeche’s business model.
Australian tradie marketplace Oneflare added two technology veterans to its leadership team, with the appointment of Greg Willis as chief technology officer and Cassie Dessein as chief operating officer, both effective immediately. (Tradie marketplace is Aussie for home-services marketplace - editor.)
Renter resumes on Australian rentals site Rent.com.au exceeded 125,000, the company announced this week. Renter resumes are the platform’s version of a tenancy application, only they’re designed to function more like a LinkedIn profile, and renters are encouraged to keep them updated.
Henry Ruiz has been confirmed as the CEO of REA Group's Asia business.
In Finland, Alma Media’s auto site Autotalli.com brought together the services of various service providers to give users access to cars without having to own them - and the costs connected to ownership.
Kinnevik-backed classifieds company Quikr India is all set to buy blue-collar jobs site Babajob, Sean Blagsvedt confirmed to us today. Blagsvedt is CEO and founder of Babajob.com. A spokesperson for Bengaluru-based Quikr also confirmed the deal.
Indeed.com, the leading jobs search engine owned by Japan’s Recruit Holdings, launched its global tech marketplace Indeed Prime in 16 more cities, to bring the total number of cities it serves to 22.
Yves Schneuwly has taken over the reins of the Swiss subsidiary of Hamburg-based online business network Xing AG, the company announced this month. He replaced René Maeder, who left the company in May.
Daniel Sonesson, business developer at Blocket Jobb and Stepstone Sweden (two Schibsted recruitment sites in Sweden) since August 2015, will move to SUP46 as CEO. SUP46 is a community site for start-uppers. SUP stands for "start-up people of Sweden".
Motomi.pl, the auto site that was launched in Poland last year, unveiled a new service enabling users to have the technical condition of interesting cars listed on the site checked by individuals in its community of testers.