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Sodexo appoints Angelo Piccirillo as Group General Counsel


Paris, August 30, 2018 - Sodexo, world leader in Quality of Life services, announces that Angelo Piccirillo has been named Group General Counsel as of September 1st, 2018. Piccirillo will assume responsibility for leading the Global Transversal Legal function, including the Group and Regional legal teams. He succeeds Bob Stern, who is retiring as of August 31, 2018 after 33 years in the company.
Prior to this role, Piccirillo was General Counsel for Global Client Contracts, MED Region, and Corporate Services Segment worldwide at Sodexo. During his 10-year tenure with Sodexo, he helped build the global legal and contract management expertise of the Group, supporting a variety of international client contracts and strategic operations.

Before joining Sodexo, Angelo Piccirillo worked for leading multinationals in the oil and gas industry, and law firms. Angelo Piccirillo is Italian and resides in France.

About Sodexo

Founded in Marseille in 1966 by Pierre Bellon, Sodexo is the global leader in services that improve Quality of Life, an essential factor in individual and organizational performance. Operating in 80 countries, Sodexo serves 100 million consumers each day through its unique combination of On-site Services, Benefits and Rewards Services and Personal and Home Services. Through its more than 100 services, Sodexo provides clients an integrated offering developed over 50 years of experience: from food services, reception, maintenance and cleaning, to facilities and equipment management; from services and programs fostering employees' engagement to solutions that simplify and optimize their mobility and expenses management, to in-home assistance, child care centers and concierge services. Sodexo's success and performance are founded on its independence, its sustainable business model and its ability to continuously develop and engage its 427,000 employees throughout the world.
Sodexo is included in the CAC 40 and DJSI indices.

Key figures (as of August 31, 2017)

20.7 billion euro in consolidated revenues

427,000 employees

19th largest employer worldwide

80 countries

100 million consumers served daily

11.8 billion euro in market capitalization (as of April 11, 2018)


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