Sodexo named as World's Most Admired Company


Sodexo named one of the “World’s Most Admired Companies” by Fortune Magazine
Ranked Number One "Diversified Outsourcing Services" Company

Mumbai, March 18, 2013: Sodexo, world leader in Quality of Life Services, is the most admired company in its sector according to Fortune Magazine's 2013 corporate reputation survey. Around 4,000 business executives, directors and analysts rated close to 700 companies from 30 countries on nine criteria, from innovation to global competitiveness, for the survey.

Among leading global companies in the Diversified Outsourcing Services sector, Sodexo ranked number one overall, and was also classed first for Innovation, Social responsibility, Financial soundness, Long-term investment and Global competitiveness.

Commenting on this achievement, Sunil Nayak, CEO, Sodexo India On-site Services said, “Earning the number one recognition in Diversified Outsourcing Services category is very gratifying as it reinforces the attractiveness of our brand through our consistent efforts in transforming our company to become the premier global outsourcing expert in Quality of Life Services.”

"We are honored to be named one of the ‘World’s Most Admired Companies’ in this category for the 2nd year in a row," said Rajiv Warrier, Managing Director of Sodexo Benefits and Reward Services in India. "Sodexo's continued presence on this prestigious list is a testament to our employees' ability to design, manage and deliver a range of motivation solutions that encourage and reward performance.”

Sodexo’s social model drives the Group’s competitiveness and growth. The strong showing in these key reputation categories reflects the principles that unite the Group’s 420,000 employees. Sodexo aims to be a force for development in the communities where the company operates, and the global reference for Quality of Life services to improve our clients’ performance.