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Rentokil Initial provides route-based services internationally. It offers a range of pest control services from rodents to flying insects, as well as to other forms of wildlife management for commercial and residential customers. The Company also provides hygiene services, including the provision and maintenance of products, such as air fresheners, sanitizers, feminine hygiene units, hand dryers, paper and linen towel dispensers, soap dispensers, and floor protection mats. In addition, Rentokil Initial engages in the supply and laundering of workwear, uniforms, cleanroom uniforms, and protective equipment.
HQBlackwater, GB
Employee Ratings4.2
Overall CultureA+

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Employees (est.) (Dec 2018)39,500(+10%)
Job Openings1,237
Revenue (FY, 2018)£2.5 B(+3%)
Share Price (Jun 2021)£4.9
Cybersecurity ratingCMore

Key People/Management at Rentokil Initial

Angela Seymour-Jackson

Angela Seymour-Jackson

Non-Executive Director
Richard Solomons

Richard Solomons

Julie Southern

Julie Southern

Non-Executive Director
John Pettigrew

John Pettigrew

Non-Executive Director & Senior Independent Director
Linda Yueh

Linda Yueh

Non-Executive Director
Cathy Turner

Cathy Turner

Non-Executive Director
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Rentokil Initial Office Locations

Rentokil Initial has an office in Blackwater
Blackwater, GB (HQ)
Business Park Camberley
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Rentokil Initial Financials and Metrics

Rentokil Initial Revenue

Rentokil Initial's revenue was reported to be £2.47 b in FY, 2018

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Rentokil Initial's current market capitalization is £9 b.
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Rentokil Initial Operating Metrics

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Customer Registrations (MyRentokil)

70 k

Devices (PestControl)

25 k

Yearly Website Visits (PestControl)

10 m
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Rentokil Initial Revenue Breakdown

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Rentokil Initial revenue breakdown by business segment: 63.5% from Pest Control, 19.2% from Hygiene and 17.3% from Protect & Enhance

Rentokil Initial revenue breakdown by geographic segment: 26.6% from Europe, 17.7% from UK & Rest of World , 8.6% from Asia, 39.4% from North America and 7.8% from Pacific

Rentokil Initial Cybersecurity Score

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Rentokil Initial Environment, Social & Governance (ESG) Ratings

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Rentokil Initial Online and Social Media Presence

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Rentokil Initial Company Culture

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Rentokil Initial News and Updates

Rentokil Initial slumps on Credit Suisse downgrade

Rentokil Initial shares slumped over 3% as Credit Suisse cut its rating to neutral from overweight, and lowered its price target to 450 pence from 460 pence. Credit Suisse said it thinks the company can continue to generate about 4% organic revenue growth, but currency headwinds, slower margins gai…

Pest Control Products and Services Market to Witness Huge Growth by 2025 | Ecolab, Rollins, Rentokil Initial, Service Master

Stay up-to-date with Pest Control Products and Services market research offered by HTF MI. Check how key trends and emerging drivers are shaping this industry growth. Posted via Industry Today. Follow us on Twitter @IndustryToday

New Research on Pest Control Services Industry: Future of investment opportunities, market share & trends to 2025 | Leading Players: Ecolab, Inc., Rollins, Inc., Rentokil Initial Plc

A new business intelligence report released by HTF MI with title “Global Pest Control Services Market Research Report 2018” that targets and provides comprehensive market analysis with future prospects to 2023. Posted via Industry Today. Follow us on Twitter @IndustryToday

Rentokil Initial Blogs

The importance of integrated pest management for food safety in a COVID world

Before COVID-19, the food industry had a multitude of challenges: an ever-increasing complex supply chain, stringent legislation and rising standards for compliance and audits, political and environmental upheavals in parts of the world (Brexit, climate change), rising populations, with increasing …

How pest control can contribute to sustainability in the food sector

After a year of trying to cope with the COVID-19 pandemic and its economic and social consequences, the world is at a crossroads, according to the UN. Addressing the One Planet summit in Paris on 11 January 2021, UN Secretary-General António Guterres said, “2021 must be the year we reconcile humani…

7 things to consider when choosing an insect light trap

A business that has a problem with flies or other flying insects should take an integrated approach to eliminating the pests. This includes looking at both prevention methods and improving practices such as food hygiene that can remove or reduce the food and food waste that attract them. If you’re …
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Rentokil Initial Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Rentokil Initial founded?

    Rentokil Initial was founded in 1925.

  • Who are Rentokil Initial key executives?

    Rentokil Initial's key executives are Angela Seymour-Jackson, Richard Solomons and Julie Southern.

  • How many employees does Rentokil Initial have?

    Rentokil Initial has 39,500 employees.

  • What is Rentokil Initial revenue?

    Latest Rentokil Initial annual revenue is £2.5 b.

  • What is Rentokil Initial revenue per employee?

    Latest Rentokil Initial revenue per employee is £62.6 k.

  • Who are Rentokil Initial competitors?

    Competitors of Rentokil Initial include Ecolab, Sabre Demolition and Versatech Products.

  • Where is Rentokil Initial headquarters?

    Rentokil Initial headquarters is located at Business Park Camberley, Blackwater.

  • Where are Rentokil Initial offices?

    Rentokil Initial has an office in Blackwater.

  • How many offices does Rentokil Initial have?

    Rentokil Initial has 1 office.