A group of Second Life avatarsBob Komin, Linden Lab’s CFO and COO has departed Linden Lab after a more than two-and-a-half year stint through some pretty tough times at the company.

Komin turned the company around from Q2 2010 to Q1 2011, reversing the company’s high cash burn-rate and guiding it to record profitability as the head of the Global Technical Operations, QA, Customer Support, IT, HR, Legal, Finance and Accounting teams.

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On 7 March, Mark Kingdon spoke at the opening of the Amsterdam office of Linden Lab. Yes, that’s a little while ago now, but remember this is just 90 days before the layoffs, and I think it is interesting to hear what is said in light of what subsequently occurred.

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