Dr. Rohini Anand is Senior Vice President and Global Chief Diversity Officer for Sodexo, a leading provider of Quality of Daily Life Solutions with $24 billion or 17.5 billion euro in annual revenue and over 428,000 employees in 80 countries. She is responsible for the strategic direction, implementation and alignment of Sodexo’s integrated global diversity and inclusion initiatives, as well as Sodexo USA’s sustainable development and corporate citizenship strategies.
Under Dr. Anand’s leadership Sodexo was honored with the prestigious 2012 Catalyst Award. In addition, Sodexo has been ranked in the top 5 for 6 consecutive years on the DiversityInc business index of Top Companies for Diversity and Inclusion. The National Restaurant Association awarded Sodexo its Faces of Diversity in Inspiration award and Working Mother Media has named Sodexo a Best Company for Hourly Workers for the third consecutive year. Today the Sodexo brand is synonymous with diversity leadership. Sodexo’s remarkable culture change, led by diversity and inclusion, was recently featured as a Harvard Business School case study.