November 7, 2023 : Sodexo, a global leader in services that enhance organizational performance, work environments, and employee well-being, has announced the appointment of Molly Matthews as Chief Operating Officer (COO) for its U.S. Healthcare and seniors divisions. Matthews will lead the company’s operations in these critical sectors, driving growth and innovation while ensuring the delivery of exceptional services to clients and patients.
Matthews brings extensive experience in the healthcare industry to Sodexo, having previously held senior leadership positions at Vizient, Inc., where she oversaw strategic relationships with major healthcare systems and managed sales exceeding $23 billion. Her deep understanding of the healthcare landscape and proven track record of success in leading large-scale operations make her an ideal candidate to steer Sodexo’s U.S. Healthcare and seniors divisions toward continued success.
In her new role, Matthews will focus on several key areas, including:
Expanding Sodexo’s footprint in the U.S. healthcare and seniors markets: Matthews will develop and implement strategies to expand Sodexo’s reach and impact in these growing sectors, identifying new opportunities for growth and partnerships.
Enhancing the quality and innovation of Sodexo’s healthcare and seniors services: Matthews will lead efforts to continuously improve the quality of Sodexo’s services, incorporating innovative approaches and technologies to deliver exceptional care and support to clients and patients.
Strengthening Sodexo’s commitment to employee engagement and development: Matthews will foster a culture of employee engagement and development within Sodexo’s healthcare and seniors teams, ensuring employees have the resources and support they need to deliver exceptional service.
Matthews’ appointment underscores Sodexo’s unwavering commitment to providing high-quality healthcare and senior services in the United States. Her expertise and leadership will drive Sodexo’s growth and success in these critical sectors, ensuring the company remains a trusted partner for healthcare providers and seniors nationwide.