Welcome to
Tyro Group

Europe’s leading pest management group. 

We consist of Europe’s leading pest management businesses.
With decades of unparalleled expertise, Tyro group companies pride
themselves on providing high-quality, comprehensive, environmentally
responsible pest management, food safety and hygiene services.

About Us

Tyro Group companies are trusted protectors of public health, committed to safeguarding homes and businesses across Europe.


Our goal is to deliver service excellence and be the leading customer-focused pest management group in Europe.

Tyro Group is at the forefront of protecting public health, specialising in pest management and hygiene services. Our group, comprising Europe’s elite pest management and hygiene companies, provides a comprehensive range of services to a diverse customer base across various industries. We are committed to delivering exceptional customer service and maintaining safe, pest-free environments.

We are proud to be a trusted partner for thousands of customers, helping them maintain pest-free, hygienic, and safe environments.

Tyro Group is majority owned by a fund managed by Norvestor.

Click here to find out more about Norvestor.


Latest News

Latest news and updates from Tyro Group.

Tyro Group Enters the Republic of Ireland

May 2024

We’re pleased to welcome IPM Environmental Services based to Tyro Group. IPM Environmental Services located in the Republic of Ireland is a renowned brand, known particularly for offering high-quality pest management services in the pharmaceutical and food manufacturing sectors. The transaction has enabled Tryo Group companies to expand its self-delivered pest control services across the whole of the Island of Ireland. This strategic purchase will benefit our existing customers and provide a strong platform for future expansion.


Multipest Ltd Joins Tyro Group in the UK

May 2024

We are delighted to announce that Multipest Ltd is now part of Tyro Group. This esteemed UK-based pest control company brings over a quarter-century of success in helping both residential and commercial clients maintain pest-free environments. Multipest Ltd is renowned for its comprehensive approach to pest control, which includes cutting-edge non-toxic and digital solutions alongside traditional methods for all pest species. This acquisition enriches our service offerings and reinforces our commitment to providing first class pest control services in Watford and Northwest London.


Tyro Group enters Sweden | BeGone Pest Control

January 2024

We are excited to announce a significant development in our European expansion journey! Tyro Group has entered Sweden by acquiring BeGone Pest Control. This partnership represents a notable step for Tyro Group in consolidating our position as a European leader in the pest management industry. BeGone’s great team is serving our customers in an excellent way, aligning with the Tyro Group’s way of thinking that fits us perfectly.


Norwegian pest control company Boss joins Tyro Group

November 2023

Tyro Group are delighted to welcome the newest addition to the group. Boss is a professional pest control company established in 1987, with offices in Oslo and headquarters in Trondheim. Boss is a reputable pest control company within a wide range of public, corporate, agricultural and private industries. Boss will continue trading under their well-established name.

Pro-Check Environmental Services Ltd joins Tyro Group companies

November 2023

We are delighted to welcome Pro-Check Environmental Services Ltd to Tyro Group. Pro-Check is a reputable pest control company based in Scotland, known for offering a comprehensive range of pest services to their customer base.

Pestes Oy

Tyro Group proudly announces the addition of Pestes Oy to its group companies

November 2023

Tyro Group is pleased to announce the acquisition of Pestes Oy, a leading pest control company operating in Finland. With a comprehensive suite of services encompassing pest, bird, bed bug, and rat control, Pestes has established a robust reputation in the industry. The company will retain its esteemed brand name and continue operations, leveraging its recognised expertise in the field.


If you are pest management or environmental services businesses owner, we want to hear from you!

We are looking for the best entrepreneurs in Europe with a strong business model to join Tyro Group!

Are you a visionary in the pest management industry? Do you pride yourself on delivering excellent service for your clients, and a great place to work for your employees? If so, we have a unique proposition for you. Join Tyro Group and reap the benefits:

  • Ownership Model: Business owners and their key employees can enjoy the unique opportunity to become an investor in the group. As we grow, key personnel play a vital role in our success and will benefit from the increased value and returns as the group grows to maturity.
  • Expanded Horizons: Joining a more extensive group of companies offers enhanced prospects for opportunities for business growth and job security, freeing you from the constraints that often limit small companies.
  • A Community of Support: Being part of a group with many entrepreneurs provides continuous support, opportunities to learn from peers, and exposure to innovative business strategies to enhance your operations.
  • Partnerships with Leading Local Brands: We work with strong local pest management companies who are committed to delivering the highest level of service standards.

Tyro Group has European ambitions and actively seeks growth opportunities across Europe, without any geographical limitations.

If you are interested in unleashing your business’s potential and want to shape the future of pest management, or for more information Contact us.

Join Tyro Group Today — Together, We Rise!


Meet the Team

Our professional team possess extensive experience in both private equity management and specialised pest services across Europe.

They offer a range of valuable expertise and support, catering to various aspects of your business. Whether you seek assistance with value creation, operational enhancements, growth strategies, financial optimisation, or talent management, our team is here to support you and your business.

Svein Olav Stølen

CEO - Tyro Group

Entrepreneur with a long career holding leadership roles in prominent Nordic firms across various industries. For the past 15 years, Svein Olav has been dedicated to the pest management sector, previously serving as the CEO at Nomor AB and board chairman at Nomor Holding AB. Svein Olav is currently serving as CEO of Tyro Group and is a founder and co-investor in collaboration with Norvestor. For all enquiries, please contact sos@tyrogroup.com.

Karl Svozilik


Karl began his journey at Norvestor in 2008 as a Senior Associate and rose to the position of Partner by 2016. Before this, he garnered substantial experience in investment banking, with positions at Bank of America, Merrill Lynch, CIBC World Markets, and Evli Bank in Stockholm. In addition, Karl holds a BA (Hons) in international business.

Ian Poppelman

Board Member

Private equity professional with Norvestor since 2016, focusing on investments in the mid-market segment. Before that, Ian spent several years in investment banking in UK and the Nordics.

Robert Stierngranat

Board Member

Entrepreneur who previously held several senior positions within business development, procurement, and sales at larger companies. For the last 12 years I have been working in the pest control industry, building Nomor and Pelias in the Nordic region. Currently working as board member or chairman for several service companies.

Our Locations

Tyro Group continue to grow its companies across Europe through both acquisition and organic activities.

Each group company focuses on providing professional pest management and associated services such as food safety, hygiene, landscaping, and wildlife services, specific to their geographic requirements.

Contact Us

Tyro Group
Martensvegen 59,
2409 Elverum,

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