The Twenty Minute Vc: Venture Capital | Startup Funding | The Pitch: 20vc: Klarna Founder Sebastian Siemiatkowski On Scaling Europe's Most Valuable Private Tech Company, How To Motivate And Challenge Your Team Most Effectively & The Biggest Lessons From Working With Mike Moritz
Sebastian Siemiatkowski is the Founder and CEO @ Klarna, the company that makes online shopping simple, allowing you to buy what you need today and pay later. To date, Sebastian has raised over $2.1Bn for the company from the likes of Sequoia, Silver Lake, Blackrock, DST, Northzone, Creandum and even Snoop Dog to name a few. Klarna has been an incredible 16-year journey for Sebastian with it now being the most valuable private technology company in Europe with over 3,500 employees. In Today’s Episode You Will Learn: I.