Niklas Adalberth (bio)
Niklas Adalberth is COO and Klarna's three founders. He started the company along withhis two friends Sebastian Siemiatkowski and Victor Jacobsson while studying at the University of Stockholm in 2005. Niklas Adalberth has many years experience in the IT and e-commerce sector.
He has over the years received a lot of attention for his entrepreneurial activities. The idea for the company was founded during a business idea-contest hosted by Stockholm School of Economics and its partners. Niklas Adalberth and his friends managed to reach the final and pitched their idea to Sweden's biggest investors and businessmen.