Johan Tjärnberg

Ingenico Group

Johan is a seasoned business leader and entrepreneur within the payment services industry, and has successfully scaled and sold two billion-dollar companies. He started his career at PwC in 1994, first in audit and later within Transaction Services. Between 2005 and 2013, Johan served as CFO and from 2009 as CEO of Point, a leading Payment Service Provider in Europe owned by private equity company Nordic Capital. Point was divested to VeriFone Inc in 2011, making it Nordic Capital’s most successful investment ever. In 2014, Johan founded Bambora, aiming to disrupt the payment industry with its scalable full service offering to in-store and online retailers. After rapid growth and expansion, Bambora was acquired by Ingenico for EUR 1,5 billion in 2017.

 Today, Johan is Executive Vice President of Small and Medium Businesses at Ingenico.