Zimpler’s new CEO is Oskar Bjursten

Zimpler AB today announced that Oskar Bjursten has been appointed as Zimpler’s new CEO. He previously worked as an independent advisor and prior to that he held various CEO and management positions in the fintech industry such as Payson AB, Dibs AB and UC AB.

“We are very happy to have Oskar onboard, his background and skills are spot-on for Zimpler. After considerable investments over the last years in a state-of-the-art bank transfer solution, we are in an exceptional position to deliver even more value to our customers and thus growing even faster”, says Peo Nilsson, Chairman of Zimpler.

Thrilled to become Zimpler’s new CEO

“I am thrilled to join Zimpler in the expansion phase that lies ahead. I am very much looking forward to increasing the speed even more. The team is excellent, the customers show high satisfaction with the product and the improvement pace in the product is impressive. “

Bjursten succeeds Kristofer Ekman Sinclair who will remain with Zimpler working with Product and Business Development. 

“Zimpler enters a new phase of higher growth. To scale the business from around 40 employees to a significantly larger organisation, and to take advantage of the market opportunities ahead, we need to upgrade our leadership. Oskar has a solid understanding of our products and intended markets and has a proven track record of execution. He will do a fantastic job as Zimpler’s new CEO. My focus will be on business development, linking our customers’ needs to our fantastic product team. This is my passion, and this is where I will be able to support Zimpler’s future success the most”, says Ekman Sinclair co-founder of Zimpler. 

About Zimpler

Zimpler is one of Sweden’s fastest-growing fintech companies and offers several payment solutions across multiple segments in Europe. We use our expertise in payments and payouts to simplify peoples financial lives. Zimpler has a variety of products with Zimpler Bank Payments and Zimpler GO being the two most prominent. Zimpler was awarded with Deloitte Fast 50 two years in a row. We are under the supervision of the Swedish Financial Institution.

For questions, please reach out to:

Oskar Bjursten CEO at [email protected] or +46729818165