Sodexo appoints UK & Ireland healthcare CEO

Sodexo provides appointed Philip Leigh as CEO Health care for the united kingdom and Ireland.

Leigh offers extensive encounter in the united kingdom FM marketplace and joins Sodexo from ISS where he had been Chief Working Officer.

In his new part Leigh joins the Sodexo United kingdom & Ireland regional leadership committee and assumes obligation for Sodexo’s healthcare company.

Sodexo health care works together with the NHS and independent suppliers delivering services in severe hospitals, home care and also the national Covid tests programme.

The business lately partnered with the Infection Avoidance Modern society (IPS) and Tork to bring in a new Environment, Cleansing and Decontamination (ECD) programme to aid infection prevention practitioners deal with the spread of health care infections, and contains released Protecta , a better, evidence-based infection prevention method for hospitals.

Talking about his new function, Leigh stated: “I’m joining Sodexo at a thrilling time with several strategic opportunities available within the healthcare field for Sodexo to show its worth through its scale, features and both global and regional expertise. I anticipate dealing with our frontline groups and clients to keep to deliver excellence for the stakeholders.”

The appointment comes after the departure of Stuart Winters who provides already been appointed CEO for Sodexo’s healthcare company in america.

“We thank Stuart for his leadership during the last few yrs which includes seen our healthcare company grow stronger. I anticipate seeing the continuing company develop and innovate more with Philip because its leader.”