Ohad Samet is the Chief Risk Officer of Klarna, a payments company operating in Europe and a 2012 Crunchies award nominee.
Ohad is also an active blogger in the field of risk management for payments.
Ohad started his career in technology as the head of risk analytics for FraudSciences, a company offering high risk payments. After FraudSciences was acquired by PayPal (Jan 2008) Ohad served in various roles, most recently as Sr. manager of New Ventures Risk, in charge of risk management for mobile payments, gaming and PayPalX.
Ohad left PayPal in 2010 to pursue a few projects, including the social anti virus Signifyd (http://www.signifyd.com) and the consulting firm Analyzd (http://www.analyzd.com). In 2011, Analyzd was acquired by Klarna.
Co-Founder & Adviser
CEO and Co founder
2013 - Current (over 3 years)
Co-Founder & VP, Analytics / Risk
2010 - Current (over 6 years)
Board & Advisor Roles (1)Update
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|Aug 27, 2014||Wired News - This Startup’s on a Mission to Save Us From Seedy Debt Collectors|
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|Aug 9, 2014||ohadsamet.com - Blog - As Risky As It Gets|
|May 4, 2011||TechCrunch - Klarna acquires Analyzd to tie social to finance and payments|
|Apr 9, 2011||TechCrunch - Paypal Is About To Get A Bruising From Facebook And Square|
|Mar 6, 2011||TechCrunch - Why Payments Are Hard, Even For Apple And Google|