Archive for Archive for July, 2010

BBQ vs. takeaway

I am of course a big fan of takeaway, and after having moved to London where the choice of cuisine is excellent, I have also build a bit of a passion for good takeaway. Healthy but still yummy sushi, a nice hawaiian pizza with just the right amount of pineapple, butter chicken with sweet taste [...]

Posted by: Klaus Nyengaard on Monday, July 19th, 2010

PD-41

This post is a very internal post, and it is very brief, but I had to write it. The agonising pain inside had to come out now that it is all over … finally, our problem child #1 in the tech department has after a massive effort been solved: PD-41 good bye, and may you [...]

Posted by: Klaus Nyengaard on Friday, July 16th, 2010

The story – again, again

The blog I posted yesterday on some for me new facts about the early life of Just-Eat have given some backdoor comments, which I also expected, since it is not a well known fact, that there were people involved with Just-Eat all the way back in 1998. I got a phone call from Jesper Buch, and [...]

Posted by: Klaus Nyengaard on Wednesday, July 14th, 2010

The Just-Eat story, revisited, and the way forward

One of my big interests, that I sadly don’t have enough time to enjoy is “history”. So much can be learned about what has happened in the past. Understanding our roots as humans, as a nation, as a society, a family, etc. is very valuable when trying to figure out where to go. Company history can [...]

Posted by: Klaus Nyengaard on Tuesday, July 13th, 2010

Viva Espana

The next country where we will thrill the citizens with the Just-Eat online takeaway experience will be Spain. We have researched the market quite substantially, and even though the takeaway delivery market in Spain is not particularly big or mature, then it is still an interesting market for us to launch in.
Even though Spain is [...]

Posted by: Klaus Nyengaard on Thursday, July 1st, 2010

Board seminar June 2010

We have board meetings 4-5 times a year. It is pretty standard sessions lasting 3-4 hours where most of the Exec Team at some point participate and discuss various issues with the the two key owners of Just-Eat, Index Ventures and SM Trust. But then once a year, we have a full day board seminar. [...]

Posted by: Klaus Nyengaard on Thursday, July 1st, 2010