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Executive Insights with Vice President at Klarna
11/30/2015 @ 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
The leading payment solutions provider Klarna recently opened office in San Francisco, and are here to expand their successful e-commerce services. SACC-SF/SV invite you to an Executive Insights seminar with Klarna’s Vice President, Jim Löfgren.
Jim Löfgren will discuss trends in e-commerce retailing and payments in the US and Europe.
Jim Löfgren is an e-commerce executive with over 10 years of experience running online retail and technology businesses. Prior to joining Klarna, Jim was Chief Merchandising Officer at CommerceHub, a leading cloud based technology platform that enables online retailers to expand their assortment. He received his M.Sc. in Management at London School of Economics and Political Science and HEC Paris in 2004 and subsequently joined Redcats, a global e-commerce group owned by Kering. At Redcats, he held various positions such as VP of E-commerce at Ellos Group, CEO of La Redoute in the Nordic countries, and VP/GM of FullBeauty in North America.
Klarna is a leading payment solutions provider in Europe and the US. The core of Klarna’s services is the concept of after delivery payment, which lets buyers receive ordered goods before any payment is due. At the same time, Klarna assumes the credit and fraud risk for e-stores so that sellers can be rest assured they will always receive their money. The company is based in Stockholm, Sweden. In 2015 the company launched its North American presence. Klarna has more than 1,000 employees and is active on 16 markets. It serves 25 million users and works with 45,000 merchants.