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Founder and CEO at Klarna
October 3, 1981

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Sebastian Siemiatkowski is co-founder and CEO of Klarna, one of Europe’s main providers of payment solutions for e-commerce. Sebastian and his two co-founders developed the idea for Klarna during a competition at the Stockholm School of Economics. He graduated from the school with a master's degree in economics and while at school founded the company with his co-founders. Sebastian has received multiple awards for his leadership including the "Rising Star of the Year" by Ernst & Young, "Leader of the Year" by Adecco, "Manager of Tomorrow" by Sweden's leading Management Magazine and "European Entrepreneur of the Year Award" by TechTour.

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