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Jacob de Geer






Jacob de Geer is a serial entrepreneur.

Recognised as one of the most influential leaders in fintech, Jacob is co-founder and CEO of iZettle, a business headquartered in Sweden and named by The Financial Times as one of Europe’s most innovative and fastest growing companies. Under Jacob’s leadership, iZettle has grown into a ‘one-stop-shop’ for small business commerce. Live in 12 markets in Europe and Latin America, more than 1000 new small businesses sign-up to access iZettle’s financial and commercial tools each day.

Prior to launching iZettle, Jacob co-founded movie sharing firm, Ameibo, and Tre Kronor Media, an award-winning communications agency. 
Jacob cut his teeth at performance marketing firm TradeDoubler. He was the first employee and helped to grow the advertising network to become one of the largest in Europe before its listing on the Swedish stock exchange in 2005.