We aim to be the forerunners in everything we do, which has been recognised over the past 20 years in the form of various achievements and awards. We continuously develop our way of working to reach new milestones for our business, also in the future.
3stepIT were accredited with a Silver Ecovadis Sustainability rating for 2020.
3stepIT won the Rushlight Award for providing services that had the most impressive reduction on environmental impact.
3stepIT awarded an almost perfect score by the Ellen MacArthur Foundation in their Circulytics™ assessment.
BNP Paribas 3 Step IT was awarded the Solar Impulse ‘efficient solution’ quality mark (circular economy category) for a complete approach to people, planet & profits.
3stepIT were accredited with a Silver Ecovadis Sustainability rating for 2019, for performance in environment, ethics, labour, human rights and sustainable procurement.
3stepIT in partnership with BNP Paribas launched a joint venture company – BNP Paribas 3 Step IT - to expand into western Europe.
3stepIT has been listed as the 9th biggest ICT company in Finland by TiVi. Read more here >>
3stepIT was placed on the list of the most interesting companies of the circular economy, compiled by the Finnish Innovation Fund, Sitra, for the fourth time. Read more here >>
The CFI.co judging panel first recognised the company for its agile asset management in 2016, and has been pleased to witness its eco-evolution. The judges unanimously declare 3stepIT as winner of the 2019 award for Best Sustainable IT Finance (Europe). Read more here >>>
3stepIT was highly commended in the category ‘The Accenture Strategy Award for Circular Economy Multinational’ by The Circulars award.
Opened a new remarketing centre in Vantaa, Finland
3 Step IT was awarded for ‘Brilliance in Environmental & Corporate Sustainability’ at the 2018 Business Brilliance Awards for taking responsibility in environmental issues.
International Asset Finance Network awarded 3 Step IT with ‘Best use of data’ in Equipment finance category for the 3CheckIT health monitor tool.
3 Step IT won LeasingLife’s ‘Sustainability of the Year’ award for the second year in a row. The award win recognises 3 Step IT’s deep commitment to the principles of sustainability with an efficient use of the circular economy.
3 Step IT received an award for ‘Brilliance in Environmental & Corporate Sustainability’ at the 2018 Business Brilliance Awards. The jury felt that 3 Step IT has truly taken responsibility for the impact its activities have on the environment.
3stepIT made Leaseurope’s top 50 ranking for the first time.
Leasing Life awarded 3 Step IT as the most sustainable company of the year. Sustainability is at the heart of the company and we keep progressing year after year.
The AssetNG tool gets a new extension, 3ChooseIT. This automates the end-of-life device renewal process while ensuring that the IT team is firmly in control.
CFI.co awards 3stepIT with the 2016 Most Innovative Technology Leasing Solutions Europe Award. Asset management and sustainability are among the more important reasons.
3 Step IT wins ‘highly commended’ in BusinessGreen’s IT Project of the Year 2016 Award, recognising our drive to develop and grow a circular economy business model.
Carmen Ene is named as one of the 50 most influential people in asset finance in the Leasing Life Power 50. She is the CEO of 3 Step IT.
3 Step IT is included in Finland’s list of great places to work for a record-breaking 10th year in a row. Consistently motivating & developing employees is an important company strength.
3 Step IT wins an award for being Finland’s Best Sales Organisation. This B2B award is based on customer feedback. It recognises sales attitude, keeping promises and a cooperative approach.
Carmen Ene is appointed as the new chief executive officer. She brings years of experience from international leadership roles at IBM.
Revenue grows to hit a record €500 million – proof of the value of a sustainable approach to leasing and IT lifecycle management.
3 Step IT is ranked 4th Best Workplace in Sweden in the small organisations category. The ranking in Finland is 12th in the general category.
A maturing mobile offering brings assets under management up to 1.5 million. The tool combines real device data with lease data.
Again, 3 Step IT is ranked high in the small organisation category for Best Workplace in Sweden and in the general category for Best Workplace in Finland.
Annual turnover exceeds €400 million. Our unique approach to IT leasing, asset management and lifecycle management is highly appreciated by customers.
A comprehensive service for mobile devices – smartphones and tablets – becomes available. Hence, the range of services becomes even more agile.
3 Step IT is listed among Europe’s 500 most distinguished private companies. Europe 500 celebrates innovative achievements and has become the standard recognition for entrepreneurial success.
Leading Finnish business magazine Talouselämä ranks 3 Step IT as Finland’s most profitable growth company.
3 Step IT expands into Hong Kong, Malaysia and Singapore. More than one million assets under management and over 200 employees.
3 Step IT acquires BNP Paribas Lease Group subsidiaries in Sweden and Norway, and business operations in Denmark.
Our sustainble IT replacement service enters the United States. After refurbishing, old devices are resold to North America, which is more environmentally sound than turning the assets into e-waste.
Annual turnover reaches €300 million.
Over half a million assets under management. Also, selling refurbished IT devices expands into Russia and France.
3 Step IT reaches 33rd Best Workplace in Europe in small and medium-sized workplaces category. It’s placed 3rd in the Best Workplace in Finland (general category).
3 Step IT receives the Service Provider of the Year award from the Leasing Life Awards, one of the most prestigious accolades in the European leasing industry.
The 3 Step IT introduces a service to track mobile devices. Annual turnover exceeds €200 million. Also, highly placed as the Best Workplace in Europe and Finland.
Jarkko Veijalainen, 3 Step IT’s founder, is chose as Finnish Entrepreneur of the Year by EY (Ernst & Young).
3 Step IT’s workforce grows to over 100 employees. The company is the 8th Best Workplace in Finland, in the general category.
3 Step IT is listed among Europe’s 500 most distinguished private companies for the sixth successive year.
The company’s development continues with expansion into the UK.
3 Step IT expands into Latvia and Lithuania markets. A new refurbishing centre is opened in Finland. Turnover continues to grow and is more than €100 million.
3 Step IT broadens its reach with expansion into Denmark and Norway.
Computer Rental CR Oy becomes 3 Step IT, a name that accurately represents the company’s key business concept.
3 Step IT is listed among Europe’s 500 most distinguished private companies for the first time. The company will go on to be included in the list seven times in all.
The company expands into Sweden and Estonia taking its first steps into building an international leasing & IT asset management company.
The 3 Step IT asset register becomes a web based tool. As one of the building blocks of the company’s success, it’s constantly updated to ensure that it meets our customers’ needs.
Smålandsbörsen AB, a Swedish refurbishing centre for computers, is acquired, enhancing 3 Step IT’s service offering.
The company’s asset management tool is launched. 3 Step IT’s in-house asset management tool gathers and manages information about the type and location of leased equipment and lease periods for their easy management.
Jarkko Veijalainen and Marko Sjöman establish Computer Rental CR Oy. Management tool development begins immediately.