Join Klas Bäck, GM International and Payment Strategy at Braintree, for a conversation about the future of payments and going global. Klas will discuss how Braintree is making payments easy to integrate and scale as your business grows onto new platforms like mobile, and new countries internationally.
Klas will also touch his career journey, from bringing Swedish company Netgiro to America and on to a successful exit, to advising at fast-growing companies such as Square, Eventbrite, and others. As a global lead for Braintree, Klas has partnered with Airbnb, Uber, and Dropbox for payments, as well as executing over 500 MESK in funding and the eBay acquisition of the company for 6 billion SEK at the end of 2013.
17.00 - 17.30 - meet, greet, beer and sandwich
17.30 - 18.00 - Klas Back presentation about Scale Globally
18.00 - 19.30 - discussions over more beer
Here's a write-up on Braintree:
A catalyst for the next generation of commerce, Braintree provides the easiest way to pay and get paid across any device. Braintree’s global payment platform powers thousands of online and mobile commerce innovators including Airbnb, Fab, LivingSocial, OpenTable and Uber. Merchants in more than 40 countries throughout North America, Europe and Australia can accept payments in more than 130 currencies using Braintree. Today, Braintree powers single-click purchasing for more than 40 million consumers. To learn more, visit Braintree at www.braintreepayments.com and on Twitter @braintree.