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Profile of registrant

Visa Sweden Förening

Identification number in the register: 28095488537-94
Registration date: 10/04/12 13:22:41

The information on this organisation was last modified on 14/03/14 09:57:24
The date of the last annual update was 14/03/14 09:57:24

Registrant : Organisation or self-employed individual

Name/company name: Visa Sweden Förening
Acronym: VSF
Legal status: Association
Website address:


Section: II - In-house lobbyists and trade/professional associations
and more precisely: Trade, business & professional associations

Person with legal responsibility

Surname, Name: Mr  Kurt Gjesten
Position: CEO

Permanent person in charge of EU relations

Surname, Name: Mr  Kurt Gjesten
Position: CEO

Contact details:

Contact details of organisation's head office: 6 Skomakaregatan 
Malmö 21134
Telephone number: (+46) 40250778
Fax number: (+46) 40250779
Other contact information:

Goals / remit

Goals / remit of the organisation: The Visa Sweden Förening is a business association who has the obligation in the interest of its members to promote its members interest in developing the Visa payment card business in Sweden

The association is open for any bank and/or Financial Institution being a member of Visa Europe and operating in Sweden.
The organisation's fields of interests are:
  • national

Number of persons engaged in activities falling under the scope of the Transparency Register

Number of persons: 3
Complementary information:

Persons accredited for access to European Parliament premises

No accredited persons


Main EU initiatives covered the year before by activities falling under the scope of the Transparency Register:

ECB Rec for security for Internet Payments
DG Payment Package as of 24.7.2013

Fields of interest for e-mail alerts on consultations and roadmaps;

Fields declared by the organisation:
  • Economic and Financial Affairs
  • Internal Market


Information on (i) organisation's membership of any associations/federations/confederations or (ii) relationships to other bodies in formal or informal networks.

Financial data

Financial year: 01/2013 - 12/2013
Estimated costs to the organisation directly related to representing interests to EU institutions in that year: < 50000  €
Amount and source of funding received from the EU institutions in financial year n-1 of registration
Procurement: 0 €
Grants: 0 €
Other (financial) information provided by the organisation:

Code of conduct

By its registration the organisation has signed the Transparency Register Code of Conduct.