Lemon Way

Lemon Way is a payment processor for marketplaces and crowdfunding platforms that offers payment processing, wallet management and third-party payment solutions for joint gifts, crowdfunding, e-commerce, carsharing, mobiles, and marketplaces.

Lemon Way is dedicated to marketplaces, crowdfunding platforms, e-commerce websites, and other companies looking for payment processing, payment account management and third-party payment in a KYC/AML – regulated framework.

Lemon Way was founded in 2007 by Damien Guermonprez, Sébastien Burlet, & Antoine Orsini. The company is headquartered in Montreuil, Seine-Saint-Denis, France, with offices in London, Madrid, and Milano.

Lemon Way's agile solution allows you to customise your payment flows and integrate them into your platform, in full compliance. Its powerful API for developers, are being used by several thousand marketplaces daily. 

Lemon Way serves 1,400 websites in Europe including 200 crowdfunding platforms. The company partners with a dozen European banks, which allows customers to maintain relationships with their current bank and continue business as usual. 


Lemon Way is backed by Toscafund Asset Management, Breega Capital, Speedinvest and others. The company raised €25M from a Private Equity Round on Oct 17, 2019. This now funding brings Lemon Way's total funding to €35.5M to date.


Lemon Way was named CB Insights 250 FinTech List of the Fastest-Growing FinTech Startups and among the 28 most promising FinTech companies in Payments Processing & Networks at a global level, in 2018.



  • Year founded: 2007
  • Funding Info: €35.5M over 3 Rounds (Latest Funding Type: Private Equity)
  • Yearly Revenue: $2M-$5M (2018)
  • Employee Size: 51-200
  • Business Valuation: NA
  • City/Town: Montreuil
  • State: Ile-De-France
  • Country: France
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