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Meet Björn Ununger, Payer’s new Chief Operating Officer!

Payer is proud to announce the hiring of Björn Ununger in the role of Chief Operating Officer. Björn will be a strong contributor to Payer’s continued growth, bringing a wealth of knowledge and management experience from digital transformation journeys amongst leading companies in the Nordics.

After years of consulting within business intelligence, overseeing strategic BI-initiatives at some of the largest companies in Sweden, Björn is joining Payer from MTR Nordic. Björn successfully built MTR’s BI function and most recently served as Head of IT Operations, where his responsibilities included managing and developing the infrastructure, security, support and tech tools for the Stockholm subway, commuter trains and domestics express trains.

– Throughout my career, I have always functioned as the link between business and technology. While my background is technical, my passion is about people. It is great to see tech enabling people and businesses to grow and evolve, and that is why I am joining Payer. Payer have a solid and innovative platform that provide huge benefits for B2B companies. I look forward to being part of a team creating technology that really makes a difference for our customers and partners, Björn says.

As COO, Björn will have a broad role, working closely with founder and CEO Peder Berge.

– I have known about Payer for quite some time and I have always been impressed with what Peder and his team are doing. It is exciting to join the company at this dynamic time, with Payer being on the verge of considerable growth. The market potential is huge, the platform’s capabilities are unique, and the culture and mindset in the company is great. I am thrilled to be part of this journey together with current and future employees, partners, and customers, Björn continues.

The Payer team are thrilled to have Björn onboard too, and we look forward to accelerating our growth journey together. Do not hesitate to connect with Björn and give a thumbs up over at LinkedIn.