Sodexo Announces New Chief Communications Officer
Sodexo has appointed Anne Bardot as Group Chief Communications Officer.
Reporting to Denis Machuel, Sodexo Chief Executive Officer, Bardot will be a member of the Executive Committee and will join the company in early April.
Bringing varied international experience in communications, brand management, public affairs and strategy to the role, Bardot will succeeds Dianne Salt who is returning to her native Canada.
Bardot began her career in communications and public affairs in the pharmaceutical industry in 2003 before joining the agri-food and then the communications consulting sectors. In 2010, she joined Air Liquide where she led Communications for the Healthcare World Business Line prior to being appointed as VP Group Communications.
More recently Bardot has held the position of VP Strategy for Air Liquide’s Global Markets & Technologies Business Unit.
Anne holds a Ph.D. in Political Science from IEP Paris, an Executive MBA from HEC Paris, and speaks French, English and Russian.