THE MANAGING director of Sodexo Ireland, Margot Slattery, has won the Woman of the Year award at the Women 1st Shine Awards.
Slattery was presented with her award by sports personality Matt Dawson, MBE, at the Marriott Hotel, Grosvenor Square where she was also inducted into the Women 1st Top 100 Club.
Slattery has been instrumental in developing Sodexo’s diversity and inclusion policies, setting up Women Work, Sodexo’s first employee network and helped to sign Sodexo up to Ireland’s first Diversity Charter.
Commenting on receiving the accolade, Slattery said: “I’m absolutely thrilled to receive this recognition and I’m delighted for Sodexo. I’m proud of the efforts of the Diversity and Inclusion team and the Diversity and Inclusion Council and I’m very pleased to have been a member of the Council since its inception and be involved in driving the agenda forward.”