Stockholm, 20 August 2019 – Trustly, the leading online banking payments company, announces today the appointment of Louise Nylén as Chief Marketing Officer (CMO).
The CMO position is a newly established role which entails overall responsibility for Trustly’s marketing and brand-related activities. Louise Nylén will report to the CEO, be part of the management team and play an important role in driving Trustly’s growth towards becoming the next-generation global payments network.
Louise has 20 years of international business experience. She started her career at Bain & Company and most recently spent six years with LeoVegas Mobile Gaming Group where she was Deputy CEO and Chief Marketing Officer. She is a board director of Nelly.com, the online fashion retailer which is part of NasdaqOMX-listed Qliro Group.
Oscar Berglund, CEO at Trusty said: “I am delighted to welcome Louise to Trustly. Her marketing expertise, proven ability to drive successful growth and solid leadership skills make her a valuable addition to the team as we build the next-generation payments network.”
Louise Nylén comments: “The payments world is going through an intense period with massive structural changes where providers like Trustly have a very interesting future. Trustly has a unique product, a high-quality service and a unique first-mover advantage – important success factors that made it very interesting for me to join and build a strong brand that appeal to merchants and consumers alike. I am looking forward to seizing the opportunities that lie ahead and contributing with my experiences from marketing and online retailing when entering new geographies.”
Founded in 2008, Trustly Group AB is a Swedish FinTech company that makes online banking e-payments fast, simple and secure. The company offers cross-border payments to and from consumer bank accounts at over 3,000 banks in 29 European markets and connects businesses and consumers within e-commerce, travel, gaming and financial services. In 2017, 2018 and 2019, the Financial Times ranked Trustly as one of the fastest growing companies in Europe on the FT1000 list and the London Stock Exchange recognized Trustly as one of Europe’s most inspiring, fast-growing companies.
Trustly has over 340 employees and is headquartered in Stockholm, Sweden, with regional offices in Finland, Spain, Malta, Germany, the UK and in the US. Trustly is a licensed Payment Institution under the supervision of the Swedish Financial Supervisory Authority, with a license to provide payment services within the EU/EEA since 2010 which subsequently was reauthorized under 2018 under PSD2. Read more at www.trustly.com