General News
Apr 1, 2018

Klarna initiates advanced space program to offer payment solutions on Mars

“Throughout human history, it is well-known that thriving civilizations have been built on a foundation of trade and commerce. Payments is central to that development. We therefore want to contribute with what we do best, delivering the smooothest payments solution and user experience in the galaxy. Our top priority right now is to offer an end to end solution to the new inhabitants. This is truly the final frontier”, says Sebastian Siemiatkowski, CEO and co-founder, Klarna.

The “Space.K.” program will support payments and shopping by building a fleet of small unmanned spacecrafts that can be used to ship products to Mars. The first product to be launched this way is a vitamin enriched smoothie developed specifically for astronauts.

For more information about the recruitment process please visit: https://www.klarna.com/careers/space-k/

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