Klarna Overview

  • Founded
  • 2005
Founded
  • Status
  • Private
  • Employees
  • 3,500
Employees
  • Latest Deal Type
  • Later Stage VC
  • Latest Deal Amount
  • $650M
Latest Deal Amount
  • Investors
  • 47

Klarna General Information

Description

Developer of an online payment platform designed to facilitate cashless payments through installments. The company's platform offers in-store, 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, enabling e-commerce stores to improve their average order value as well as conversion both in the short and long term.

Contact Information

Website
Ownership Status
Privately Held (backing)
Financing Status
Venture Capital-Backed
Primary Industry
Financial Software
Other Industries
Consumer Finance
Other Financial Services
Primary Office
  • Sveavägen 46
  • 111 34 Stockholm
  • Sweden
+46 08-120 000 00

Klarna Timeline

2017201820192020
Financing RoundFinancing RoundCaptured Employee CountEstimated Employee Growth
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Klarna Valuation & Funding

Deal Type Date Amount Raised to Date Post-Val Status Stage
24. Later Stage VC 15-Sep-2020 $650M 00.000 000.00 Completed Generating Revenue
23. Secondary Transaction - Private 00.00 Completed Generating Revenue
22. Corporate 04-Mar-2020 00.00 Completed Generating Revenue
21. Later Stage VC 30-Jan-2020 00000 00.00 00.000 Completed Generating Revenue
20. Later Stage VC 06-Aug-2019 00000 00.00 00.00 Completed Generating Revenue
19. Later Stage VC 31-Mar-2019 00000 00000 00.000 Completed Generating Revenue
18. Angel (individual) 17-Jan-2019 00000 Completed Generating Revenue
17. Later Stage VC 00000 Completed Generating Revenue
16. Corporate 08-Oct-2018 $20M $519M 000 Completed Generating Revenue
15. Secondary Transaction - Private 23-Aug-2017 $250M $519M 00.00 Completed Generating Revenue
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Klarna Comparisons

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Post Valuation
Last Financing Details
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Klarna Competitors (48)

Company Name Financing Status Location Employees Total Raised Last Financing Date/Type Last Financing Amount
Adyen Formerly VC-backed Amsterdam, Netherlands 0000 00.000 000000 - 000
0000000 (000000000 Formerly PE-Backed Melbourne, Australia 000 000.00 00000000 000.00
000000 Venture Capital-Backed San Francisco, CA 000 00.00 00000000000 00.00
0000 Venture Capital-Backed Oslo, Norway 00 00.000 0000000000 0 00.000
00000 Venture Capital-Backed San Diego, CA 00 00000 000000000 - 00000
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Klarna Executive Team (46)

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 Chief Financial Officer
Koen Köppen Chief Technology Officer
David Sandström Chief Marketing Officer
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Klarna Board Members (15)

Name Representing Role Since
Andrew Young Permira Board Member 000 0000
Jonathan Kamaluddin Self Chairman of the Board 000 0000
Michael Moritz Sequoia Capital Board Member 000 0000
Mikael Walther Klarna Board Member 000 0000
Sarah McPhee Self Board Member 000 0000
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Klarna Signals

Growth Rate

0.80% Weekly
Growth
Weekly Growth 0.80%, 93rd %ile
-35.5%. 530%

Size Multiple

219x Median
Size Multiple 219x, 100th %ile
0.00x 0.95x. 413Kx

Key Data Points

Twitter Followers

5.5k

Similarweb Unique Visitors

15.0K

Majestic Referring Domains

314

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Klarna Investors (47)

Investor Name Investor Type Holding Investor Since Participating Rounds Contact Info
Bonnier Corporation Minority 000 0000 000000 0
Government of Singapore Investment Corporation (GIC) Sovereign Wealth Fund Minority 000 0000 000000 0
Silver Lake Management PE/Buyout Minority 000 0000 000000 0
TCV Venture Capital Minority 000 0000 000000 0
Ant Group VC-Backed Company Minority 000 0000 000000 0
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Klarna Investments & Acquisitions (12)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Lead Partner
0000 29-Apr-2020 000000000000000000 Internet Retail
000000000 07-Mar-2020 000000000000000000 Financial Software 0000 0ö0000
000000 (000000000 13-Jan-2020 000000000000000000 00.000 Financial Software 00000 00000000
00000 11-Mar-2019 000000000 00000 Consumer Finance
Close Brothers Retail Finance 14-Sep-2018 Buyout/LBO Specialized Finance 0000 000000000
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Klarna Subsidiaries (2)

Company Name Industry Location Founded
Moneymour Financial Software Milan, Italy 2017
0000000 Distributors/Wholesale Berlin, Germany 0000
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