Margot Slattery, country president, Sodexo Ireland
Sodexo Ireland is part of the French-owned Sodexo Group, the world’s largest services company. As country president, Margot Slattery over sees all its operations in Ireland and Northern Ireland, where it employs 3,700 people delivering on-site catering and FM services to clients in IT, business, pharma, industry, education, healthcare, homecare and government services.
Margot has appeared on the OUT standing/ Financial Times’ list of Top 100 LGBT Business Leaders since 2015. For her work in promoting diversity and inclusion and women in business, she was made a Chevalier de l’Ordre National du Mérite by the then French Ambassador to Ireland in 2017.
She was FM Leader of the Year at the 2018 Facilities Management Awards for Ireland and was presented with theBusiness Leader Award at the WXN 25 Most Powerful Women in Ireland Awards for 2018.
Outside Sodexo, Margot is chair of the OUTstanding Ireland Steering Committee and holds non-executive board memberships of Out and Equal Workplace Advocates, the Dublin Chamber of Commerce, Sofinsod Insurance DAC and Business in the Community Ireland, among others.