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Join the global experts in pest control

Rentokil is the world’s leading commercial pest control company, providing services to more than half a million customers across the 80+ countries in which we operate. We are continually seeking to grow our company by working with business partners to develop our presence and capabilities through extending our coverage in the markets we operate and expanding into key emerging markets. 

What we look for in an acquisition candidate

We are looking for businesses that put service, relationships and teamwork first. 

We value:

  • Strong, long-lasting relationships with colleagues and customers
  • A commitment to top quality service, delivered consistently
  • Management focused on service quality, route productivity and cost control
  • Solid market pricing
  • The safety and wellbeing of frontline colleagues
  • Predominantly contractual, recurring maintenance services

Why sell your business to Rentokil?

We have bought - and sold - hundreds of businesses in recent years - so we know what it’s like to be in your shoes. 

A clean, confidential acquisition at a good price - we know exactly how to do that:

  • We use our team of in-house experts, not third parties, as we understand the way pest businesses are run
  • We also know how to integrate our acquisitions - preserving the heritage and capability you’ve built without ‘shredding’ your business in the process
  • We offer flexible purchase structures tailored to your unique situation
  • No opportunity is too big - or too small. We will consider your business on its own merit
  • We provide opportunities for colleagues to grow their careers with Rentokil - so many of our colleagues today have come through mergers and acquisitions
  • Our global technical expertise in pest control innovation strengthens your service offerin

Hear from our acquired businesses

At the right time in our discussions, if beneficial for you, we’d be pleased to arrange for you to speak with some of our previous acquisitions to share first-hand experiences and help you understand why they chose to join Rentokil. To discuss your business opportunities, contact us today.

We really focused on finding a partner who was customer-centric with an emphasis on employee growth opportunities. Rentokil Steritech matched ideally

Melissa Batzner Krische

… a solid relationship and trust amongst all the parties was a critical component of this transaction, as was Rentokil Initial’s flexibility

Robert H. SAMES Co. Ltd