King’s catering company Sodexo has won a prestigious 2012 Catalyst Award, one of only two companies to receive the award.
Catalyst is the leading global non-profit research organisation for women and business. The Catalyst Award honours innovative organisational approaches that address the recruitment, development, and advancement of women and minorities in the workplace.
Sodexo underwent a year-long evaluation process and was assessed against a rigorous set of criteria that included business rationale, senior leadership support, accountability, communication, employee engagement, innovation, and measureable results. In the end, Sodexo was recognised for its multi-pronged diversity and inclusion strategy that resulted in a culture change across the whole organisation.