Ambienta takes The Rent Company

The Rent Company is an educational laptop and technology devices provider.

  • The acquisition is Ambienta’s second platform investment in educational technology within the last 12 months 
  • With Ambienta’s backing, TRC will pursue organic and inorganic growth 
  • Ambienta has offices in Milan, London, Paris and Munich 

Ambienta has completed the acquisition of The Rent Company (TRC), an educational laptop and technology devices provider. Ambienta will hold a majority stake in the company.

TRC is headquartered in Den Bosch, the Netherlands. The company operates with around 300 full-time employees across ten locations and serves approximately 700 schools.

The acquisition is Ambienta’s second platform investment in educational technology within the last 12 months and it positions Ambienta to support TRC in scaling and consolidating the European educational device-as-a-service market, according to a press release.

TRC’s commitment to repairing and extending the life of laptops aligns with Ambienta’s sustainability goals, the release added.

Ambienta is a European environmental sustainability investor based in Milan, Italy. The firm manages over €3 billion in assets.