Our History

In 1966, Pierre Bellon founded Sodexo on his understanding that Quality of Life is a key driver of performance. His vision continues today as we strive to meet the constantly evolving needs of our clients, our employees and the people we serve. Whether people rely on Sodexo for sustainable energy programs, efficiently designed workspaces, or wellness and nutrition, our employees share the same passion for service. In virtually every environment, we design, manage and deliver On-site Services, Benefits and Rewards Services and Personal and Home Services all part of an unrivaled portfolio of Quality of Life Services.

The abbreviated timeline below recaps our nearly 50-year history.

 

  • Tour de France

    Tour de France

    Pierre Bellon founds Sodexho, a company specializing in providing Foodservices to institutions, businesses, schools and hospitals, in Marseilles (France).
  • 1967

    Royal Ascot

  • Olympic and Paralympic Games

    Olympic and Paralympic Games

  • Rugby World Cup

    Rugby World Cup 

  • Roland Garros

    Roland Garros

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