Buy-now-Pay-later (BNPL) services that enables retailers to offer installments to their customers.

Alma increases sales by allowing your customers to spread out their payments without worrying about the risk of non-payment.

Alma was founded in 2017 by Louis Chatriot and Guillaume Desloges. The company is headquartered in Neuilly-sur-Seine, France, with presence in Spain, Italy, Germany and Belgium.


Alma has partnered with 6,000 merchants so that they offer more flexibility for expensive purchases. The main payment product is the option to pay in two, three or four installments.


Alma also offers different plans. For instance, Alma offers 10-month or 12-month plans. Alma has a payment option that lets you buy something and pay 15 or 30 days later.


Alma processes more than €1 billion annually with its current run rate. The startup works with Alain Afflelou, Etam, Galeries Lafayette, Printemps and Ankorstore.


Alma is backed by Tencent, Idinvest, Cathay Innovation, Eurazeo, ISAI, Picus Capital, Bpifrance, GR Capital, Roosh Ventures, Seaya Ventures, and others. The company raised $130M (€115M) in Series C and $109M (€95M) in debt financing on Feb 10, 2022. This brings Alma's total funding to $312.5M (€271.5M) to date.



  • Year founded: 2017
  • Funding Info: $312.5M (€271.5M) over 4 Rounds (Latest Funding Type: Series C)
  • Yearly Revenue: NA
  • Employee Size: 51-200
  • Business Valuation: NA
  • City/Town: Neuilly-sur-Seine
  • State: Hauts de Seine
  • Country: France
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