Margot Slattery Country President, Sodexo Ireland

Margot has corporate governance and directorial responsibility for all Sodexo’s operations in Ireland and Northern Ireland, where it employs 3,700 people with a turnover of €141m in 2018. It is part of the Sodexo Group, the world’s largest multi-services company.

Margot sits on Sodexo’s global LGBT+ leadership team and has been influential in ensuring LGBT+ considerations are included in Sodexo’s Global D&I strategy, and that practical guides to LGBT+ inclusion have been developed for use across the globe.

Margot has won numerous awards for her role in supporting diversity and inclusion and women in business and has appeared on the Financial Times’ Top 100 list of OUTstanding LGBT Business Leaders since 2015.

Outside Sodexo, she is chair of the OUTstanding Ireland Steering Committee. Her board memberships include Business in the Community Ireland, Out and Equal Workplace Advocates, Dublin Chamber of Commerce and Sofinsod Insurance DAC.