Stripe makes additional layoffs, including in Ireland

Online payments company has laid off a small number of employees working primarily in recruitment

Stripe co-founder and chief executive Patrick Collison pictured at an event in Dublin on Thursday

Stripe, which cut more than 1,100 jobs late last year, has laid off around 40 more employees, most of them recruiters.

It is believed a small number of those being let go are based in Ireland.

“We’ve made a series of structural changes within our people team to better align with the evolving needs of Stripe’s business. These changes are never easy, and we had to say goodbye to about 40 very talented employees, in ...