About us

Our positioning makes us unique in the service industry. Relying on the diverse talents of our locally-based teams, Sodexo is the only company to design, manage and deliver a comprehensive offer of On-site Services, Benefits & Rewards Services and Personal & Home Services that contribute to improving the Quality of Life of our consumers and clients. 

Identity & key figures

Founded in 1966 by Pierre Bellon in Marseilles, France, Sodexo is now the worldwide leader in Quality of Life services. For over 50 years, we have developed unique expertise, backed by nearly 46,000 employees in 72 countries across the globe.(as of August 31, 2018)

In combining the diverse talents of our teams, Sodexo is the only company to integrate a complete offer of innovative services, based on over 100 professions. We develop, manage and deliver a unique array of On-site ServicesBenefits & Rewards Services and Personal and Home Services for all our clients to improve the Quality of Life.

Our experiences with our over 75 million customers each and every day enable us to develop Quality of Life services that reinforce the well-being of individuals, improving their effectiveness and helping companies and organizations to improve performance…every day.

Sodexo Group Key Figures (as of August 31, 2016)


Sodexo Group Key Figures

20.4 billion euro in consolidated revenues
460,000 employees
100 million consumers served daily
72 countries
19th largest employer worldwide 
No. 1 worldwide in most of its markets

Sodexo in brief FY2015

Invest 2 minutes to learn about Sodexo’s Quality of Life Services, its commitments and the Fiscal 2015 key figures.