7. Klarna $200.0M
Investors in the round: Commonwealth Bank of Australia
Description: Stockholm-based Klarna is an e-commerce payment solutions platform for merchants and shoppers. Founded by Niklas Adalberth, Sebastian Siemiatkowski, and Victor Jacobsson in 2005, Klarna has now raised a total of $1.3B in total equity funding and is backed by investors that include Visa, General Atlantic, Wellcome Trust, Sequoia Capital, and DST Global.
Industry: Banking, E-Commerce, Finance, Financial Services, FinTech, Payments
Founders: Niklas Adalberth, Sebastian Siemiatkowski, Victor Jacobsson
Founding year: 2005
Total equity funding raised: $1.3B
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