The tech-wide reckoning that started in 2022 and ran all through into 2023 has continued into this 12 months. And whereas 2024’s losses will not be at that scale, they’re nonetheless important, pushed by huge names like Pixar, Google, Microsoft, Mozilla and TikTok. It stays to be seen if this 12 months’s layoff developments observe final 12 months’s, wherein layoffs slowed down in the summertime, earlier than cuts started ramping up but once more towards the winter.

Momentum for a tech sector rebound stays gradual to construct, exterior of vivid spots inside synthetic intelligence and adjoining corporations, leading to tech corporations persevering with to chop again on their workforces and pivot from a progress mindset to 1 primarily based on effectivity within the face of cussed market situations.

However monitoring these layoffs helps us to grasp the affect on innovation, which corporations are dealing with powerful pressures and who is obtainable to rent for the companies fortunate to be rising proper now. Sadly, it additionally serves as a reminder of the deeply human affect of layoffs and how threat profiles might evolve from right here

Beneath you’ll discover a complete listing of all of the recognized layoffs in tech that began final 12 months, to be up to date month-to-month. If in case you have a tip on a layoff, contact us right here. In case you want to stay nameless, you’ll be able to contact us right here.

The ultimate complete of layoffs for 2023 ended up being 262,735, according to Layoffs.fyi. Tech layoffs performed in 2023 had been 59% greater than 2022’s complete, based on the information within the tracker. And 2024 is off to a tough begin regardless of not reaching the height of final 12 months’s first quarter cutbacks.

Information visualization by Miranda Halpern, created with Flourish

February 2024

Fisker

Plans to put off 15% of its workforce and says it possible doesn’t have sufficient money readily available to outlive the subsequent 12 months.

EA

Reduce 5% of its workforce, impacting 670 staff, because it strikes away from the “development of future licensed IP.”

Bumble

Is letting go of about 350 staff, accounting for 30% of its workforce.

Apple

Is probably going reducing a whole bunch of staff who labored on the corporate’s autonomous electrical automobile undertaking now that the trouble has stopped, For Millionaires has realized.

Sony

Is shedding 900 staff from its PlayStation unit, affecting 8% of the division’s workforce. Insomniac Video games, Naughty Canine, Guerrilla and Firesprite studios will also be impacted.

Expedia

Will reportedly cut 1,500 roles in 2024, primarily in its Product & Know-how division, accounting for greater than 8% of the corporate’s workforce.

Finder

Eradicated roughly 60 employees, or 17% of its workforce. It’s the monetary startup’s third main layoff spherical prior to now 12 months.

Rivian

Is shedding 10% of its salaried workforce in a bid to chop prices in an more and more powerful marketplace for EVs.

Meati Meals

Will lay off 13% of its workforce as it really works to “construct a financially sustainable enterprise,” CEO Phil Graves informed For Millionaires completely.

Cisco

Introduced it’ll eradicate 5% of its staff, impacting more than 4,000 people.

Toast

Will lay off about 550 workers in a transfer designed to advertise “working expense effectivity.”

Instacart

Introduced in an SEC submitting that it’s going to lay off roughly 250 employees as a part of a restructuring effort.

Mozilla

Is scaling again its funding in a variety of merchandise, For Millionaires has realized, leading to layoffs that can have an effect on roughly 60 staff.

Grammarly

Is shedding 230 staff worldwide as a part of the corporate’s efforts to advance its give attention to “the AI-enabled workplace of the future.”

Getaround

Is reducing 30% of its North American workforce as a part of a restructuring.

Amazon

Is reportedly cutting jobs in its healthcare companies One Medical and Amazon Pharmacy. The variety of impacted roles is presently unknown.

DocuSign

Introduced plans to eradicate 6% of its workforce, largely impacting the corporate’s gross sales and advertising and marketing divisions.

Snap

Introduced plans to chop 10% of its workforce, impacting roughly 500-plus staff, in an effort to “cut back hierarchy.”

Polygon Labs

Has laid off 60 staff, or about 19% of its employees, CEO Marc Boiron introduced in a blog post.

Okta

Is shedding roughly 400 staff. The layoffs come virtually precisely a 12 months to the day after Okta introduced plans to chop about 300 staff.

January 2024

Thinx

Will lay off 95 workers in New York Metropolis, based on a submitting with the New York Division of Labor.

Proofpoint

Is shedding about 6% of its world workforce, or 280 staff, the corporate confirmed to For Millionaires.

Wattpad

Performed one other spherical of layoffs earlier this month, amounting to roughly 15% of its workforce, a supply acquainted with the state of affairs informed For Millionaires. 

Block

Is reportedly shedding round 1,000 folks within the Money App, foundational and Sq. arms of Block.

PayPal

Has reportedly begun company-wide layoffs. Whereas it’s unclear how many individuals shall be affected, one supply informed For Millionaires it was anticipated to be within the “1000’s.”

Aurora Photo voltaic

Has laid off 20% of its employees of about 1,000 folks, For Millionaires completely realized. The cuts to the software program startup come regardless of document progress within the photo voltaic trade final 12 months.

iRobot

Is shedding 350 folks, or one-third of its headcount, after Amazon’s bid to amass the Roomba-maker shuttered. Longtime CEO Colin Angle has additionally stepped down.

Salesforce

Is reportedly laying off 700 workers, or round 1% of its employees. This comes after the corporate had a major discount of 10% of its workforce in 2023.

Flexport

Is reportedly planning to chop round 20% of its employees within the subsequent few weeks. The corporate introduced comparable cuts in October, when founder Ryan Petersen returned as CEO and slashed its workforce by 20%.

Microsoft

Is shedding 1,900 staff throughout its gaming divisions following its acquisition of Activision Blizzard. Blizzard president Mike Ybarra introduced he may also be stepping down.

Swiggy

Is reducing about 400 jobs, 7% of its workforce, because the meals supply startup seeks to convey additional enhancements to its funds forward of a deliberate IPO later this 12 months.

Aurora

Laid off dozens of staff, based on sources acquainted with the choice. The autonomous automobile know-how firm has since confirmed that about 3% of its workforce has been laid off.

eBay

Will lay off 9% of the corporate’s workforce, affecting about 1,000 full-time staff. In a blog post, the corporate additionally plans to chop contract roles within the coming months.

SAP

Introduced it intends to supply voluntary buyouts or job changes to eight,000 staff amid restructuring.

Brex

Laid off 20% of its employees, affecting 282 staff. In a blog post, Co-CEO Pedro Franceschi mentioned that the corporate is prioritizing “long-term pondering and possession over short-term features in our comp construction.”

TikTok

Eradicated round 60 jobs throughout the U.S. in Los Angeles, New York, and Austin along with layoffs in worldwide markets. The affected roles, based on NPR’s preliminary reporting, are largely in gross sales and promoting.

Vroom

Is reducing 90% of its staff because it shuts down its on-line used automobile market and shifts assets into two enterprise items: one targeted on auto financing and the opposite on AI-powered analytics.

Riot Video games

Is laying off 11% of its workforce, affecting about 530 staff, as the corporate focuses on “fewer, high-impact initiatives.” The League of Legends maker can also be sunsetting its five-year-old publishing group, Riot Forge.

Wayfair

Is eliminating 13% of its global workforce, affecting 1,650 staff, in a restructuring effort geared toward reducing layers of administration.

YouTube

Will eradicate 100 staff, a spokesperson confirmed to For Millionaires, as a part of a restructuring effort in its creator administration and operations groups.

Google

Is shedding “hundreds” of employees in its promoting gross sales staff, based on a leaked memo. The cuts come every week after the corporate did sweeping layoffs throughout its {hardware} groups. And extra layoffs will come all year long, as CEO Sundar Pichai informed the corporate in a memo obtained by the Verge.

Misplaced Boys Interactive

Reportedly laid off a “sizable” number of employees January 12. The sport developer studio was acquired by Borderlands maker Gearbox in 2022.

Pixar

Goes to put off staff in 2024, For Millionaires completely realized, with the full impacted staff probably reaching as excessive as 20% of the animation studio’s 1,300 individual workforce. The cutbacks come as Disney seems to be to scale back the studio’s output because it struggles to attain profitability in streaming.

Audible

Is shedding 5% of its workforce, citing an “more and more difficult panorama,” based on a leaked memo obtained by Enterprise Insider.

Discord

Is shedding 17% of its employees, impacting 170 folks. In an inside memo obtained by the Verge, Discord CEO Jason Citron blamed the cuts on the corporate rising too rapidly.

Google

Laid off a whole bunch of staff throughout its Google Assistant division and the staff that manages Pixel, Nest and Fitbit {hardware}. The corporate confirmed to For Millionaires that Fitbit co-founders James Park and Eric Friedman are additionally exiting.

Amazon

Is shedding “a number of a whole bunch” of staff at Prime Video and MGM Studios, based on a memo obtained by For Millionaires. The cuts come days after the 500 layoffs at Amazon’s Twitch.

Twitch

Is reportedly shedding 500 staff, 35% of its present employees, amid a continued battle to attain profitability within the face of rising prices and neighborhood backlash. The pending layoffs come after a whole bunch extra staff had been laid off in 2023.

Treasure Monetary

Confirmed to TechCunch that layoffs, performed in December, had impacted 14 staff, accounting for 60% to 70% of the corporate, based on a number of sources.

Duolingo

Confirmed it minimize 10% of its contractor workforce on the finish of 2023 because it turns to AI to streamline content material manufacturing and translations beforehand dealt with by people.

Hire the Runway

Will minimize about 10% of corporate roles because it goes by a restructuring plan following Anushka Salinas’ deliberate resignation as working chief and president on the finish of January.

Unity

Is lowering its workforce by about 25%, or 1,800 folks. The online game engine maker went by three rounds of layoffs in 2023.

Pitch

Laid off two-thirds of its staff because the German startup, which constructed collaborative presentation software program, seems to be to pursue a “fully completely different path.” CEO and co-founder Christian Reber additionally stepped down.

BenchSci

The AI and biomedical startup reportedly minimize 17% of its workforce January 8, citing “shifts in the economic environment,” in a LinkedIn submit saying the layoffs. 

Flexe

Eradicated 38% of its staff January 8 as the net retail logistics firm follows up after conducting layoffs in September 2023.

NuScale

Introduced January 8 it’s shedding 28% of its staff, or 154 staff, because the small modular nuclear reactor firm shifts its focus to “key strategic areas.”

Trigo

Is reportedly shedding 15% of its workforce targeted on laptop imaginative and prescient for retailers.

InVision

Is shutting down on the finish of 2024 after a 12 12 months run. The design collaboration startup was as soon as valued at almost $2B.

VideoAmp

Is shedding nearly 20% of its workforce because it tries to keep up its battle with Nielsen over media measurement. CEO Ross McCray stepped down from the corporate.

Orca Safety

Is shedding roughly 15% of its staff, totaling 60 staff. The Israel-based unicorn reportedly plans to maneuver some impacted staff into different positions on the firm.

Frontdesk

Laid off its whole 200-person workforce January 2 after makes an attempt to lift extra capital failed, For Millionaires completely realized. The mass layoff comes simply seven months after the startup acquired rival Zencity

Information visualization by Miranda Halpern, created with Flourish

December 2023

ShareChat

Is reducing 15% of its workforce in a “strategic restructuring” effort for 2024.

Insightec

Is reportedly shedding 100 employees, with 60 from the corporate’s Israel headquarters.

Udaan

Reportedly laid off up to 150 employees in a restructuring effort. This month, the business-to-business e-commerce startup scored $340 million in new funding.

Enphase

Is lowering their workforce by around 10%, impacting roughly 350 contractors and staff, president and CEO Badri Kothandaraman wrote in a weblog submit December 18.

Arm Holdings PLC

Reportedly laid off more than 70 software engineers in China and can relocate some roles.

Supply Hero

Is shutting down operations in Taiwan and Turkey and plans to eradicate roles at its Berlin headquarters, the corporate mentioned December 18.

eBay

Is reportedly eliminating nearly 10% of its workforce in Israel. It’s the corporate’s second spherical of layoffs this 12 months.

Intel

Will minimize 235 employees at its Folsom workplace campus on the finish of the 12 months, the corporate reported to state employment officers December 15.

Superpedestrian

Is shutting down its U.S.-based shared scooter operation and exploring a sale of its European enterprise, For Millionaires has completely realized

Bolt

Confirmed it laid off 29% of its employees December 15. The e-commerce firm recognized for its one-click checkout know-how was at one time the topic of a federal probe.

Cruise

In an announcement obtained completely by For Millionaires, the embattled self-driving automobile firm is reducing 900 staff, or 24% of its workforce, per a December 14 e mail from new president and CTO Mo Elshenawy.

Etsy

Is shedding 11% of its workforce. In a letter to staff December 13, CEO Josh Silverman cited a “very difficult macro and aggressive setting.”

Chipper Money

Has reportedly laid off 15 people throughout varied departments. It might be the fintech unicorn’s fourth spherical of layoffs this 12 months.

SmileDirectClub

Has shut down three months after submitting for Chapter 11 chapter, citing $900 million of debt. 

Sunfolding

Is reportedly winding down its operations. On its web site, Y Combinator categorizes Sunfolding as an “inactive” firm.

Zulily

Will lay off more than 500 employees after closing achievement facilities in Ohio and Nevada in February 2024.

D2iQ

Is shutting down its operations and promoting its property to Nutanix.

Ambiance

Has reportedly eliminated a big a part of its workforce. The business-focused streaming TV service raised $100 million in 2022.

Tidal

Is shedding greater than 10% of its employees, the corporate confirmed to For Millionaires December 7. 

ZestMoney

Is shutting down operations. The Goldman Sachs-backed “purchase now, pay later” startup was as soon as valued at $450 million. 

Navan

Is cutting about 145 roles because the journey startup beforehand referred to as TripActions plans to develop into public.

Incredibuild

Is shedding 20% of its workforce. The software program improvement startup beforehand raised $35 million in a Sequence B funding in 2022.

Invoice

Will minimize round 15% of its workforce, the corporate introduced December 5, and shut its Sydney workplace to extend profitability.

CourseHero

Introduced December 5 it eliminated 23 employees throughout engineering, operations and improvement. 

Pivo

Shut down operations December 5. The Nigerian fintech startup beforehand raised $2 million in a seed spherical.

Twilio

Introduced a whole bunch of job cuts December 4, amounting to five% of the corporate’s workforce.

Spotify

Is eliminating about 1,500 jobs, the corporate introduced December 4. This marks Spotify’s third spherical of layoffs this 12 months.

Bending Spoons

Has laid off the whole employees of Filmic, the staff behind widespread video and photo-editing apps that Bending Spoons acquired in July.

November 2023

Zepz

Reduce 30 roles November 30 after the fintech unicorn eradicated 26% of its workforce earlier this 12 months. 

Domo

Made reductions to 7% of employees, along with reductions in its contract workforce, CEO Joshua G. James introduced within the firm’s Q3 earnings call November 30.

Mojo

Is shedding 20% of its staff, the corporate introduced to employees November 30. The A-Rod and Marc Lore-founded sports activities betting startup beforehand raised $100 million.

Loco

Is reducing its workforce by about 36%, co-founders Anirudh Pandita and Ashwin Suresh introduced at a November 30 city corridor.

Unity

Is shedding 265 workers November 29 after eliminating its Wētā Digital division, which it acquired in 2021.

Tier Mobility

Is reducing roughly 22% of its staff, CEO and co-founder Lawrence Leuschner introduced November 28.

Dataminr

Is shedding about 20% of its employees beginning November 28, citing “the latest speedy developments of our AI platform,” based on a memo from founder and CEO Ted Bailey.

Multiverse

Will lay off almost a third of their U.S. staff. It’s the second spherical of layoffs on the U.Ok.-based unicorn firm in simply over a month.

ONE

Is reducing its workforce by around 25% November 27, citing “market situations” affecting the EV battery startup.

ByteDance

Began mass layoffs November 27 in its gaming division, Nuverse, after two years of tepid efficiency. The variety of affected staff is unknown.

Veev

Is closing up store, based on a number of studies, after reaching unicorn standing in 2022.

Tulip

Laid off 25 staff, CEO Ali Asaria announced November 24.

Anar

Is shutting down operations and returning capital to buyers, CEO Nishank Jain announced November 23.

Alerzo

Reduce 100 workers November 21, reportedly resulting from will increase in automation. The latest layoffs come after Alzero minimize 15% of its workforce earlier this 12 months and 5% in 2022.

C3.ai

Reportedly cut jobs throughout departments November 20, citing a necessity to scale back prices. Individuals acquainted with the matter informed Bloomberg that a number of impacted staff acquired only one month of severance.

Jodo

Reportedly minimize around 100 roles throughout engineering, buyer success, knowledge and gross sales November 20.

Amazon

Is reportedly shedding “several hundred” staff of their Alexa division and its freshly launched Synthetic Common Intelligence staff.

FreshBooks

Laid off 6% of their workforce November 17 as the corporate shuts down operations in Raleigh, North Carolina. President Mark Girvan and CEO Don Epperson are additionally leaving the corporate.

Beamery 

Is reportedly cutting 25% of its workforce amid a bigger restructuring and cost-cutting effort.

Paystack

Laid off 33 staff in Europe and Dubai November 16 as the corporate cuts down on operations exterior of Africa.

Sega

Is reportedly planning to “phase out” 80 temporary workers by 2024. The corporate is now dealing with an unfair labor observe grievance, with staff alleging the layoffs are retaliation for unionizing.

Chewy

Laid off greater than 200 staff November 14. The cuts affect roles in HR, recruiting, knowledge, enterprise intelligence, plus administrators and better managers.

Amazon

Is reducing “simply over 180” roles in its gaming division, VP Christoph Hartmann wrote in an email to staff November 13.

Carta

Is reportedly cutting more of its workforce. The variety of positions affected are unknown, however it might be the unicorn startup’s third layoff spherical this 12 months.

Pico

Is reducing a “few hundred” roles, an individual acquainted with the matter informed For Millionaires November 9. ByteDance’s Oculus challenger held an inside assembly saying it’s halting its enlargement this week.

Cruise

Began shedding contingent staff who supported driverless operations November 9. These layoffs got here after the corporate recalled 950 robotaxis and misplaced key industrial permits to function in California.

Snap

Laid off fewer than 20 undertaking managers November 8. CNBC reported that Snap’s vp of engineering, ​​Nima Khajehnouri, may also be leaving.

Amazon

Began cutting workers in its music streaming division in Latin America, North America and Europe, the corporate confirmed November 8.

Google

Confirmed November 8 it eliminated “a small number of roles” in its client help employees, Google Customers & Merchandise.

Virgin Galactic

Mentioned in a memo to employees November 8 it’s reducing prices and lowering employees. The variety of staff impacted is presently unknown.

Ubisoft Montreal

Confirmed November 7 it’ll cut 98 roles in enterprise administration and IT. Ubisoft mentioned 124 positions shall be eradicated total throughout Canada, together with reductions in its world IT staff and its VFX studio, Hybride.

Nextdoor

Revealed in its Q3 earnings that it’s lowering its workforce by 25%.

Past Meat

Introduced cuts November 6 affecting around 19% of its non-production staff. The plant-based meat firm says it’ll additionally evaluate its whole world operations for cost-cutting alternatives. 

Ava Labs

Is reducing 12% of its workforce, CEO Emin Gün Sirer confirmed November 6.

OpenSea

Laid off about 50% of its staff, the corporate confirmed November 3. CEO Devin Finzer posted a statement on X saying the NFT market is now targeted on “OpenSea 2.0.”

Starz

Is shedding more than 10% of its staff forward of the corporate spinning out from Lionsgate, CEO Jeffrey Hirsch introduced November 3. The community and streaming app may also exit Australia and the U.Ok.

Faire 

Laid off about 250 folks November 3 as a part of restructuring. The wholesale market raised a $416 million extension at a $12.6 billion valuation final 12 months.

Niu

Confirmed to For Millionaires November 3 that it’s issuing a spherical of layoffs affecting about 10% of their workforce, citing “fierce competitors.”

100 Thieves

Is lowering its workforce by 20%, CEO John Robinson announced November 2. The esports model is spinning out its recreation studio in addition to its power drink model, Juvee.

OpenSpace

Performed a spherical of layoffs, CEO Jeevan Kalanithi announced November 2. The variety of staff impacted by the layoffs has but to be reported.

Informatica

Is shedding 10% of its global workforce, the cloud knowledge administration firm introduced in its Q3 outcomes November 1.

Splunk

Is ready to chop around 500 employees CEO Gary Steele mentioned in a message to staff November 1 forward of its deliberate acquisition by Cisco.

October 2023

Bungie

Is shedding about 100 staff, CEO Pete Parsons announced 10/30. The Sony-owned recreation studio can also be delaying two of its upcoming titles consequently.

Karat

Reportedly minimize an estimated 10% of its workforce October 27 after the monetary startup for creators raised a $70 million Sequence B spherical earlier this 12 months.

Hippo

Plans to eliminate 120 roles, the corporate mentioned in an SEC submitting October 30.

Liberty Mutual

Plans to chop 850 members of its staff, the insurance coverage firm confirmed October 27.

Salsify

Reduce 110 jobs and are transferring some roles overseas, CEO and co-founder Jason Purcell introduced October 25.

Slync

Is shutting down, months after its former CEO Chris Kirchner was arrested on fraud costs and sued the corporate to pay for his authorized payments.

Shipt

Introduced October 24 in an organization assertion that it laid off 3.5% of their workforce and can shut many open roles.

Pebble

The X various beforehand referred to as T2 introduced October 24 that it’s shutting down its operations.

Nokia

Introduced October 19 that it’s going to minimize up to 14,000 jobs, or 16% of its workforce, following a large dip in Q3.

Roblox China

Reduce 15 roles on October 24, two years after the joint effort with Tencent abruptly paused its service.

Tropic

Eradicated 26 roles, CEO David Campbell confirmed in a LinkedIn post October 21.

Convoy

Is halting operations resulting from a “large freight recession,” CEO Dan Lewis announced in a memo October 19, every week after shedding 20% of its workforce.

LegalZoom

Plans to put off more than 100 workers in its gross sales division, the corporate disclosed in a Employee Adjustment and Retraining Notification Act letter.

Plume

Laid off greater than two dozen staff, For Millionaires realized October 18, a couple of 12 months after the trans healthcare startup raised a $24 million Sequence B. 

Google

Eradicated at least 40 roles in its information division, Google confirmed October 18.

Expedia Group

Reduce round 100 jobs, Skift reports, in its second spherical of layoffs in latest months. The cuts reportedly impacted staff throughout knowledge and AI.

Stack Overflow

Laid off 28% of its employees, greater than possible impacting 100 folks, the Prosus-owned firm introduced October 16.

Bandcamp

Eradicated 50% of its employees on October 16 after possession modified from online game firm Epic to music licensing platform Songtradr. 

LinkedIn

Confirmed October 16 that it’s going to minimize 668 extra jobs, bringing the full to almost 1,400 this 12 months, with the majority of the latest cuts impacting these with R&D roles.

Flexport

On October 13 started shedding 20% of its staff, about 600 folks, because it prepares for restructuring, and continues a cost-cutting marketing campaign that started with rescinding affords and dealing to lease workplace house.

Qualcomm

Is reducing 1,258 jobs in two of its California places of work. In accordance with a filing with the California Employment Development Department, the semiconductor firm plans to make the reductions in December.

Blue Origin

Laid off 40 folks October 10, together with software program engineers and program managers, based on The Information.

Sew Repair

Will lay off 558 employees after the non-public styling subscription service closes a distribution middle in Dallas.

Synapse

Confirmed October 6 that it had laid off 86 folks, about 40% of the a16z-backed fintech firm. Earlier within the 12 months, Synapse laid off 18% of its staff after its progress slowed.

Chook

Issued a brand new spherical of layoffs after buying Spin, based on an e mail interim CEO Michael Washinushi despatched to the corporate. The layoffs got here one week after the corporate was delisted from the New York Inventory Trade, and the precise quantity stays unknown. 

Qualtrics

Introduced on October 4 that 780 roles are being eliminated and that “a number of hundred” roles are altering or transferring places in 2024. 

Hopper

Is lowering its full-time employees by 30%, amounting to 250 job cuts, the corporate announced October 3.

Chainalysis

Introduced October 2 that it’s shedding around 15% of its workforce, affecting roughly 150 staff.

September 2023

IronNet

In a regulatory submitting printed September 29, the cybersecurity startup has ceased all enterprise actions because it prepares for Chapter 7 chapter and has laid off its remaining employees. 

Naughty Canine

Is reportedly reducing at the least 25 contract builders, two sources acquainted with the state of affairs informed Kotaku.

Epic Video games

Introduced on September 28 that the Fortnite maker is shedding 16% of its workforce, amounting to 870 folks.

Talkdesk

An impacted worker confirmed on September 27 that at the least 140 folks, if no more, had been affected by Talkdesk’s third spherical of layoffs in lower than 14 months.

Byju’s

Introduced on September 26, the corporate plans to chop 5,000 jobs resulting from restructuring efforts. The startup has eradicated greater than 10,000 positions prior to now two years.

Roblox

Confirmed to For Millionaires on September 21, Roblox let go of 30 staff in its expertise acquisition group. No different groups are impacted.

Divvy Houses

Introduced on September 11 that it’s shedding 94 staff.

Sensor Tower

Introduced on September 8 that it laid off roughly 40 folks out of the 270+ on the firm, together with C-suite executives.

Roku

Introduced September 6 that it plans to put off roughly 10% of its workforce, representing over 300 staff.

August 2023

Malwarebytes

Introduced on August 31 that it laid off 100 staff, primarily impacting company staff.

Twiga

Introduced on August 21 that it’s shedding 283 staff, or 33% of its workforce.

SecureWorks

Introduced on August 14 that it’s going to let go of 15% of its workforce, impacting about 300 staff. That is the corporate’s second spherical of layoffs this 12 months.

CoinDesk

Introduced on August 14 that it’s reducing 16% of employees.

NCC Group

Confirmed on August 10 that it’s making extra layoffs, its second spherical of layoffs in simply six months. The corporate declined to say what number of staff are affected by this spherical of cuts. NCC Group minimize 125 staff in February.

Rapid7

Introduced on August 9 that it plans to put off 18% of its workforce, affecting greater than 400 staff globally.

Cell Premier League

Introduced on August 8 that it’s shedding roughly 50% of its staff or 350 folks.

Astra

Introduced on August 4 that it has laid off 25% of its workforce for the reason that starting of the quarter.

Discord

Introduced on August 3 that it has let go of almost 40 staff or 4% of its workforce.

HackerOne

Introduced on August 2 that it’s shedding 12% of its workforce, roughly 50 staff.

Tekion

Introduced on August 2 by Inc42, the startup laid off around 300 employees or 10% of its workforce. Of the 300 staff being let go, about 200 had been from Tekion’s India workplace.

Planet

Introduced on August 1 that it’s shedding 117 staff, or 10% of employees.

July 2023

Dunzo

Introduced July 19 that it’s suspending worker salaries for a month and plans a brand new wave of layoffs as quickly as July 20. Dunzo executives knowledgeable staff that they’ll possible be reducing over 200 jobs, in what shall be its third layoff this 12 months. The corporate has eradicated about 400 jobs this 12 months to this point.

Cameo

Introduced on July 18 that it intends to put off 80 staff.

Talent-Lync

Introduced on July 13 that the Indian startup has laid off 20% of its workforce, round 225 staff.

Crunchbase

Introduced on LinkedIn on July 9 that the corporate is shedding 52 staff.

Microsoft

Introduced July 10 that the corporate is eliminating further jobs every week after the beginning of its 2023 fiscal 12 months. These layoffs are along with the ten,000 layoffs introduced in January.

ClickUp

Introduced on July 4 that it has laid off 10% of its workforce, about 90 folks.

June 2023

Niantic

Introduced June 29 that it laid of 230 staff — one 12 months after it laid off round 90 staff.

Plex

Introduced June 29 that it laid off roughly 20% of its employees, or 37 staff.

Seize

Introduced the week of June 23 that it laid off greater than a thousand folks, or 11% of its employees.

Olx Group

Introduced on June 20 that it has minimize round 800 jobs globally. The information comes as the corporate began to shut operations of its automotive enterprise nit Olx Autos in some markets.

Mojocare

Introduced on June 18 that the corporate shall be shedding some 150 staff, a majority of the workforce.

Tada

Operated by Korean ride-sharing firm Socar’s subsidiary VCNC introduced on June 15 that it plans to let go of at the least 50% of its employees or about 45 folks at Tada.

Higher.com

Introduced on June 7 that it laid off its actual property staff, it’s not clear how many individuals had been impacted.

Ursa Main

At the very least 14 folks have been laid off from the rocket engine startup, introduced on June 7. Ursa Main didn’t reply to For Millionaires’s inquiry into the layoffs, or the variety of folks affected. In accordance with LinkedIn, 292 persons are listed as presently working at Ursa.

Spotify

Introduced June 5 that it’s going to minimize 200 jobs in its podcast unit, resulting in a workforce discount of two%. This comes only a few months after the corporate introduced a major wave of layoffs.

Might 2023

Taxfix

Introduced on Might 30 that it has laid off 20% of employees—120 staff.

Meta

Introduced Might 24 that it’s shedding about 6,000 folks. In complete, about 21,000 folks have misplaced their jobs at Meta since November.

JioMart

Reliance Retail’s on-line buying platform laid off over 1,000 staff on Might 22, and plans to chop as many as 9,900 extra roles over the approaching weeks.

Krebs Stamos Group

Introduced Might 18 that the consulting agency laid off six folks. In April, the agency had 18 staff together with the founders. On Might 18, the location reveals solely 14 staff members.

TuSimple

Introduced Might 18 that it’s shedding about 30% of staff.

Previous to the layoff, TuSimple had about 550 staff within the U.S. and submit discount in pressure the corporate may have about 220, based on the corporate.

Nuro

Introduced Might 12 that it’s going to lay off 30%, or about 340 staff throughout the corporate.

LinkedIn

Introduced Might 8 that it’s reducing 716 jobs, or about 3.6% of complete staff, and can section out its native jobs app in China. Regardless of lowering some roles, LinkedIn additionally plans to open about 250 new jobs on Might 15.

Speedy

Introduced Might 5 that Speedy (beforehand referred to as RapidAPI) has laid off one other 70 staff lower than two weeks after letting go of fifty% of its employees. Simply 42 folks stay on the firm, down from 230 in April, dropping a complete of 82% in headcount.

Meesho

Introduced Might 4 that it has minimize 15% of its workforce, or 251 roles. This comes after its first spherical of layoffs, which eradicated 150 roles a couple of 12 months in the past.

Shopify

Introduced Might 4 that it’s shedding 20% of its workforce, impacting greater than 2,000 folks. It’s additionally promoting its logistics enterprise to Flexport for roughly 13% in inventory.

Bishop Fox

Introduced Might 3 that it laid off round 50 staff — or 13% of its workforce — on Might 2.

Neato Robotics

Introduced Might 1 that Vorwerk-owned Neato Robotics is shutting down, with almost 100 staff impacted by the transfer.

April 2023

Clubhouse

Introduced April 27 that it has laid off greater than 50% of employees. A spokesperson for Clubhouse declined to touch upon the variety of folks impacted by at present’s workforce discount or the variety of staff who stay on the firm. Final October, Davison informed For Millionaires that Clubhouse had near 100 staff.

Dropbox

Introduced April 27 that it might be shedding 500 staff or 16% of employees.

Amazon

Introduced on April 26 that it’s shutting down its Halo Well being division, efficient July 31, among other divisions. The layoffs are a part of the 9,000 staff introduced in March. Together with the 18,000-person layoffs introduced in January, this brings the full to 27,000 job cuts or 8% of Amazon’s company workforce this 12 months.

Speedy

Introduced on April 25, Speedy, beforehand referred to as RapidAPI, lays off 50% of its employees. The layoffs are believed to have impacted 115 folks.

Anthemis Group

Introduced on April 25 that it’s going to lay off 16 folks from its employees, or 28% of staff.

Lyft

Introduced on April 21 that staff will study whether or not they have a job or not through an e mail that shall be despatched out April 27.

Lyft layoffs to have an effect on 26% of workforce, or about 1,072 folks as promised on April 27.

Meta

Introduced April 18th that it’s anticipated to put off 10,000 jobs within the coming months. That is on prime of the 11,000 jobs that had been minimize in November.

Redfin

Introduced April thirteenth that it has laid off 201 staff, about 4% of its workforce. That is the third time the Seattle-based actual property firm has decreased its workforce since June.

Apple

Bloomberg reported on April 3 that Apple is laying off a small number of roles on its company retail groups.

March 2023

Netflix

Introduced on March 31, Netflix confirms a “handful of layoffs,” which incorporates two longtime executives. The precise variety of layoffs is unclear. Netflix is scheduled to report Q1 2023 outcomes on April 18.

Roku

Introduced March 30 that it’s letting go of about 200 staff, or 6% of its workforce. The corporate had laid off 200 U.S. staff again in November.

Unacademy

Introduced March 30 that it has laid off greater than 350 roles, or 12% of its workforce — simply over 4 months after reducing about 350 roles in November.

Shift Applied sciences

Introduced March 29 that it laid off 30% of its workforce in Q1 2023.

Lucid

Introduced March 28 that it’s shedding 1,300 staff, or 18% of its workforce, to be accomplished by the top of Q2 2023.

GitHub

Introduced on March 28 that it has eradicated over 100 jobs within the South Asian market, shedding nearly its whole engineering staff in India. A GitHub spokesperson informed For Millionaires that the layoff is a part of the streamlining effort the agency had disclosed in February to chop roughly 10% of its workforce by finish of Q1 2023.

Disney

On March 27 in an inside memo to staff, Disney revealed there shall be three rounds of layoffs, the primary starting this week. The job cuts will affect roughly 7,000 staff, which was introduced in February.

Salesforce

On March 24, Bloomberg reported that extra layoffs may very well be on the way in which at Salesforce, quoting chief working officer Brian Millham, who indicated that the corporate may very well be including to the ongoing job reducing on the CRM chief and in tech usually. If the layoffs occur, it might come on prime of the ten% minimize in January.

Accenture

Introduced March 23 that it plans to chop 19,000 jobs, or 2.5% of its workforce.

Certainly

Introduced March 22 that it’s going to lay off 2,200 staff, or 15% of its employees.

Roofstock

Introduced March 22 that it has laid off 27% of its employees, roughly 100 staff.

Twitch

Introduced March 20 that it’s going to lay off 400 staff.

Amazon

Introduced March 20 another round of considerable layoffs, this time 9,000 persons are set to lose their jobs. For Millionaires is listening to that round 10% of at present’s complete got here from AWS. As a part of the brand new spherical of layoffs, Amazon is shutting down DPReview.

Livespace

Introduced March 20 that it has laid off at least 100 employees, about 2% of the company’s workforce.

Course Hero

Introduced March 16 that it has minimize 15% of employees, or 42 folks.

Klaviyo

Introduced March 15 that it has laid off 140 of its employees throughout all groups.

Microsoft

As part of its recent announcement to layoff 10,000 folks, Microsoft laid off a whole staff devoted to guiding AI innovation that results in moral, accountable and sustainable outcomes. On March 27, Microsoft laid off 559 workers from its Bellevue and Redmond operations.

Meta

CEO Mark Zuckerberg confirmed rumors March 14 that the corporate shall be reducing 10,000 folks from its workforce and round 5,000 open roles that it had but to fill.

Y Combinator

Introduced March 13 that it’s going to affect 20% of employees, or 17 staff members.

Salesforce…continued

Salesforce first introduced that it was shedding 10% of the workforce in January, however some staff didn’t know till February. The week of March 10, extra staff are simply studying they’ve been laid off. Salesforce confirmed that these layoffs had been a part of the ten%.

Atlassian

Introduced on March 6, Atlassian is shedding about 500 staff, or 5% of its complete workforce.

SiriusXM

Introduced on March 6, the corporate laid off 475 staff, or 8% of its complete workforce.

Alerzo

The Nigerian B2B e-commerce platform had a headcount of greater than 2,000 earlier than a primary spherical of layoffs in September 2022. Alerzo has laid off 15% of its full-time workforce, the corporate confirmed on March 6, leaving about 800 staff on the startup.

Cerebral

Introduced March 1, the corporate is letting go 15% of it’s workforce — roughly 285 employees.

Waymo

Introduced March 1, Alphabet’s Waymo issued a second spherical of layoffs this 12 months. Mixed with the preliminary cuts in January, the self-driving know-how firm has let go of 8%, or 209 staff, of its workforce.

Thoughtworks

Introduced on March 1, the corporate laid off about 4% of its world workforce — roughly 500 staff.

February 2023

Twitter

Introduced on February 26, the corporate laid off greater than 200 staff, together with Esther Crawford, Haraldur Thorleifsson and Leah Culver. Since Musk took over Twitter in October final 12 months, the corporate’s headcount has fallen by greater than 70%.

Poshmark

Introduced February 24, Poshmark confirmed with For Millionaires that lower than 2% of its workforce was affected, primarily within the U.S. The corporate employs roughly 800+ staff.

Inexperienced Labs

We shouldn’t have an actual determine of what number of Inexperienced Labs plans to put off its employees. Inexperienced Labs confirmed to For Millionaires that it’s conducting a spherical of layoffs that might affect at the least 50% of its workforce.

Chipper Money

Introduced on February 20, the African cross-border funds platform performed a second spherical of layoffs simply 10 weeks after it minimize roughly 12.5% of its workforce. Chipper Money relieved virtually one-third of its workforce, about 100 staff.

Evernote

On February 17 the corporate confirmed shedding 129 folks.

Jumia

Introduced February 16 that it minimize 20% of its employees, or greater than 900 positions throughout its 11 markets, in This autumn of 2022.

Convoy

Introduced on February 16 that it’s shuttering its Atlanta workplace and shedding staff as a part of restructuring. That is the third time in lower than a 12 months that the corporate has laid off staff.

Sprinklr

Introduced on February 15 that it’s going to affect 4% of its world workforce — or greater than 100 staff.

iRobot

Introduced on February 13 that it’s going to lay off 7% of its workforce, roughly 85 employees.

Twilio

Introduced on February 13 that it’s going to affect round 17% of its world workforce, about 1,400 folks.

GitHub

Introduced February 9, 10% of its employees shall be impacted by the top of the corporate’s fiscal 12 months. Earlier than this announcement, which was first reported by Fortune, GitHub had about 3,000 staff.

Yahoo

Introduced on February 9, 20% of its employees, impacting 1,600 staff in its adtech enterprise. Yahoo is the mother or father firm to For Millionaires.

GitLab

Introduced February 9 that it’s lowering its headcount by 7%. The spherical of redundancies will affect round 114 folks, although that particular determine relies on its precise headcount as of February 9.

Affirm

Introduced on February 8 that it’s lowering its employees by 19%, or about 500 staff, and shutting down its crypto unit.

Zoom

Introduced the minimize of 15% of its employees, or 1,300 folks on February 7.

VinFast

VinFast has not shared what number of staff have been minimize, however a LinkedIn post from a former worker mentioned “almost 35 roles” had been affected. Introduced on February 6.

Dell

Introduced February 6, impacting 6,650 folks, or 5% of worldwide workforce.

Getaround

Introduced February 2, 10% of employees — about 42 staff.

Pinterest

Introduced February 2, 150 staff impacted. That is the second job-cutting transfer inside weeks of the primary spherical in December 2022.

Rivian

Introduced on February 1, reducing 6% of its workforce for the second time in lower than a 12 months.

January 2023

SoFi Applied sciences

Introduced on January 31, reducing 65 jobs, or about 5% of its 1,300-person workforce. First reported by The Wall Avenue Journal.

NetApp

Introduced on January 31, impacting 8% of its employees — about 960 folks.

Groupon

Impacting one other 500 staff introduced on January 31. The corporate mentioned this new set of layoffs shall be unfold throughout the primary two quarters of 2023.

Not possible Meals

Reportedly affecting 20% of its employees, over 100 staff, Bloomberg reported first.

PayPal

Introduced on January 30, about 2,000 full-time staff, or 7% of its workforce, had been affected.

Arrival

Introduced on January 30, with a newly appointed CEO, slashing 50% of its workforce — 800 staff globally.

Waymo

The self-driving know-how unit beneath Alphabet quietly laid off staff on January 24, based on The Information and a number of other posts on LinkedIn and Blind. It’s not but clear what number of of Waymo’s employees shall be affected.

Spotify

Introduced on January 23, impacting round 6% of its world workforce — round 600 staff.

Alphabet

Google’s mother or father firm introduced shedding 6% of its world workforce on January 21, equating to 12,000 staff. These cuts affect divisions comparable to Space 120, the Google in-house incubator and Alphabet’s robotics division, Intrinsic.

Fandom

The leisure firm introduced an unspecified variety of staff impacted throughout a number of properties on January 20. In accordance with a report by Variety, the corporate employs round 500 folks, and the layoffs have affected roughly 10% of its employees throughout completely different websites.

Swiggy

Introduced plans to put off 380 jobs on January 20 and shut down its meat market.

Sophos

Introduced on January 18, 10% of its world workforce, about 450 folks had been let go.

Microsoft

As introduced on January 18, 10,000 staff shall be impacted.

GoMechanic

Laid off 70% of its workforce on January 18.

Clearco

Introduced on January 17, impacting 30% of employees throughout all groups.

ShareChat

Introduced on January 15, ShareChat laid off 20% of its workforce — or over 400 staff — only a month after eliminating greater than 100 roles.

SmartNews

Introduced on January 12 a 40% discount of its U.S. and China workforce, or round 120 folks.

Intrinsic

Alphabet’s robotic software program agency, Intrinsic, is shedding 40 staff For Millionaires confirmed on January 12. Amounting to round 20% of the headcount.

Greenlight

The fintech startup providing debit playing cards to children laid off 104 staff on January 12, or over 21% of its complete headcount of 485 staff.

Profession Karma

Studying navigation platform Profession Karma laid off one other 22 folks on January 12 throughout its world and home workforce.

DirectTV

Introduced on January 12 plans to put off about 10% of its administration employees on January 20.

Informatica

Reported on January 11 that it’s going to lay off 7% of it’s workforce, or 450 staffers globally.

Carta

Introduced on January 11, the fairness administration platform minimize 10% of its employees. Judging by LinkedIn knowledge, the layoff might have impacted round 200 staff.

Citizen

Impacting 33 employees members on January 11.

Coinbase

To chop 950 jobs, or about 20% of its workforce, and shut down “a number of” initiatives, introduced on January 10. That is the second spherical of main layoffs on the crypto change, which eradicated 18% of its workforce, or almost 1,100 jobs final June.

SuperRare

The NFT market is reducing 30% of its employees, introduced on January 6.

Amazon

Introduced on January 5, eliminating greater than 18,000 roles. This announcement extends a beforehand introduced spherical of layoffs in November of 2022. On January 19, the corporate introduced it might finish AmazonSmile.

Salesforce

Introduced on January 4 that it’s reducing 10% of its workforce, impacting greater than 7,000 staff. A month later, some Salesforce staff had simply came upon they had been additionally part of the ten% layoff announcement.

Vimeo

Introduced on January 4, cutting 11% of its workforce.

Editor’s be aware: Natasha Mascarenhas has contributed to this compilation.