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Klarna Bank AB


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Klarna is a leading global payments and shopping service, providing smarter and more flexible shopping experiences. Through its app, Klarna offers direct payments, pay after delivery options, and installment plans in a one-click purchase experience that lets consumers pay when and how they prefer to.

Founded: 2005

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Klarna Company Overview

Founded in Stockholm, Sweden, Klarna has revolutionized the online shopping experience. As a fintech powerhouse, it simplifies buying and financial decisions for millions of shoppers daily. The company, co-founded by Sebastian Siemiatkowski, Niklas Adalberth, and Victor Jacobsson, initially focused on providing online payment solutions for merchants but rapidly expanded to include direct payments, pay later options, and installment plans without requiring external credit. Klarna's offerings are designed to make online shopping seamless, with additional features like price drop notifications and tailored shopping suggestions enhancing user engagement. Klarna integrates with numerous online stores globally and is particularly noted for its user-friendly interface that supports a smooth checkout process. Their services foster a connection between consumers and retailers, facilitating a trust-based relationship where consumers feel comfortable buying now and paying later under terms that fit their financial situations. Klarna has also made significant strides in addressing security and privacy concerns, employing robust measures to protect user data and transactions. With a consistent focus on innovation and customer experience, Klarna is at the forefront of the digital payments revolution, continually adding tools and features that resonate with modern consumers’ evolving needs.

Management Team

Sebastian Siemiatkowski CEO
Knut Frangsmyr Deputy CEO and COO
David Fock Chief Product Officer
Koen Koppen CTO
Camilla Giesecke CFO
David Sandstrom CMO

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