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Klarna

Klarna
2005 FOUNDED
PRIVATE STATUS
1K-5K EMPLOYEES
Later Stage VC LATEST DEAL TYPE
$460M LATEST DEAL AMOUNT
37 INVESTORS
Description

Developer of an online payment platform in Sweden. The company's payment platform offers instore, mobile and online payments as well as deliveries and returns services, providing customers a real-time decision at the point of sale just by entering simple information and enabling e-commerce stores to improve their average order value as well as conversion both in the short and long term.

Website
Ownership Status
Privately Held (backing)
Financing Status
Venture Capital-Backed
Primary Industry
Financial Software
Other Industries
Consumer Finance
Vertical Market Software
Other Financial Services
Primary Office
  • Sveavägen 46
  • 111 34 Stockholm
  • Sweden

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Klarna Valuation and Funding

Deal Type Date Amount Raised to Date Post-Val Status Stage
19. Later Stage VC 06-Aug-2019 $460M 00.000 00.00 Completed Profitable
18. Later Stage VC 10-Mar-2019 00000 00000 00.000 Completed Profitable
17. Angel (individual) 17-Jan-2019 00000 Completed Profitable
16. Later Stage VC 00000 Completed Profitable
15. Corporate 08-Oct-2018 0000 00000 000 Completed Profitable
14. Secondary Transaction - Private 23-Aug-2017 00000 00000 00.00 Completed Profitable
13. Later Stage VC 27-Jun-2017 00000 Completed Profitable
12. Later Stage VC 07-Mar-2017 000.00 00000 Completed Profitable
11. Debt - General 27-Jun-2016 $35.2M $457M Completed Profitable
10. Later Stage VC 18-Aug-2015 $80M $421M 00.000 Completed Profitable
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Klarna Competitors (46)

Company Name Financing Status Location Employees Total Raised Last Financing Date/Type Last Financing Amount
Electronic Transaction Systems Corporate Backed or Acquired SterlinAshburn, VA 000000&0
0000 Formerly VC-backed San Francisco, CA 00 000.00 000000&0 000.00
0000000 000000000 Corporate Backed or Acquired Toronto, Canada 0000 0000000000 0
00000 Formerly VC-backed Amsterdam, Netherlands 000 00.000 000000 - 000
0000000 Venture Capital-Backed Oakland, CA 000 00000 00000000000 00000
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Klarna Investments & Acquisitions (6)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Lead Partner
00000 00000000 000 14-Sep-2018 0000000000 Specialized Finance 0000 000000000
0000.00 18-May-2018 0000000000 Internet Software
0000000 06-Feb-2017 000000000000000000 0000 Distributors/Wholesale 000000000 0000000000000
0000000 22-Nov-2016 000000000000000000 Financial Software
Sofort 18-Dec-2013 Merger/Acquisition 00000 Other Financial Services 000000000 0000000000000
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Klarna Subsidiaries (2)

Company Name Industry Location Founded
Close Brothers Retail Finance Specialized Finance London, United Kingdom 2014
0000000 Distributors/Wholesale Berlin, Germany 0000
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Klarna Investors (37)

Investor Name Investor Type Holding Investor Since Participating Rounds Board
Seat
Contact
Info
BlackRock Asset Manager Minority 000 0000 000000 0
Commonwealth Bank of Australia Corporation Minority 000 0000 000000 0
Dragoneer Investment Group Growth/Expansion Minority 000 0000 000000 0
Första AP-fonden Limited Partner Minority 000 0000 000000 0
HMI Capital Hedge Fund Minority 000 0000 000000 0
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Klarna Executive Team (45)

Name Title Board
Seat
Contact
Info
Knut Frangsmyr Chief Operating Officer & Deputy Chief Executive Officer
Sebastian Siemiatkowski Co-Founder, Chief Executive Officer and Board Member
Camilla Giesecke Acting Chief Financial Officer
Koen Köppen Chief Technology Officer
Luke Griffiths Vice President & General Manager, UK

29 Former Executives

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Klarna Board Members (15)

Name Representing Role Since Contact
Info
Andrew Young Permira Board Member 000 0000
Jon Kamaluddin Self Chairman 000 0000
Michael Moritz Sequoia Capital Board Member 000 0000
Michael Walther Klarna Board Member 000 0000
Niklas Savander Self Board Member 000 0000

8 Former Board Members

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