About Us

Stenn is the largest and fastest-growing online platform for financing small and medium-size businesses engaged in international trade. Stenn is based in London, provides financing services in 74 countries and is backed by financial giants like HSBC, Barclays, Natixis and many others. For 2022 we are ranked in the Financial Times’ list of 1000 Europe’s Fastest Growing Companies.

Stenn connects international SMEs to the global financial system. Our clients are small and medium-size businesses that trade between one country and another - for example, between China and the United States or Vietnam and Germany. On stenn.com you can apply for financing and trade credit protection from $10 000 to $10 million (USD) within 48 hours.

Company founded in:
Invoices financed so far:
$10 Billion (USD)
Buyers and suppliers in
74 countries
With its experienced team, end-to-end systems, risk management controls, and this expanding capital program, Stenn is well-positioned to capture market share and become the first choice for financing among suppliers of consumer and industrial goods

Executive Team

Stenn was founded by an experienced team of executives with a proven track record of building multi-billion-dollar accounts-receivable portfolios in emerging markets.

Greg Karpovsky
Greg Karpovsky
Founder and Executive Chairman. Greg is a trade finance entrepreneur and innovator. He was the Founder and CEO of Eurokommerz, which by 2008 had assets of $2 billion (USD) and was the largest privately-owned factoring firm in Europe.
Chris Rigby
Chris Rigby
As Global Head of Finance & Capital Markets, Chris is responsible for all aspects of capital markets issuance and fundraising. Most recently, he was Managing Director, Securitised Products Group, at Lloyds Bank Corporate Markets.
Mike Novikov
Mike Novikov
Mike is Stenn’s CTO. His twenty years of experience in IT and trade finance innovation derives from managing development teams of 150+ professionals for complex FinTech projects.
Celine Hartmanshenn
Celine Hartmanshenn
Celine, our Global Head of Credit, has over twenty-five years of experience in managing global teams and portfolios. She previously served as Chief Credit Officer at AIG, leading the global credit function for the Trade Credit division.

Our Global Presence

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12th floor, The Bower, 207-211 Old Street,
London, EC1V 9NR, United Kingdom
Certified Representatives in:
Miami, Dallas, Los Angeles, Buenos Aires, Amsterdam, Berlin, Düsseldorf, Mumbai, Chennai, Singapore, Guangzhou, Hangzhou, Hong Kong, Qingdao, Suzhou, Shanghai

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