Sodexo leads Dow Jones Sustainability Index for 12th Year

September 08, 2016

Sodexo, world leader in Quality of Life Services, is once again the top-rated company in its sector on the Dow Jones Sustainability Index (DJSI), giving the Group 12 consecutive years of recognition in Corporate Responsibility. Sodexo is also named number one of consumer services companies for the third year in a row reinforcing our leadership and our worldwide commitments to sustainability.

Sodexo leads Dow Jones Sustainability Index for 12th Year

The DJSI is one of the major global sustainability benchmarks and the leading source of information on sustainability investing. The annual DJSI review is based on a thorough analysis of the corporate economic, environmental and social performance of over 2,500 listed companies, assessing issues such as corporate governance, risk and crisis management, climate strategy, environmental policy/management systems, supply chain standards, labor practices and philanthropic activities.

Sodexo has been a member of the Dow Jones Sustainability Index (DJSI) World and DJSI Europe (formerly STOXX) since 2005. S&P Dow Jones Indices works in partnership with RobecoSAM, the investment specialist focused exclusively on sustainability investing that tracks the performance of the leading sustainability-driven companies worldwide.


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CORPORATE RESPONSIBILITY AWARDS AND RECOGNITIONS

RobecoSamSodexo has elevated its position as one of the most sustainable companies in the world by earning awards in all three of the categories in RobecoSAM's annual "Sustainability Yearbook 2016" as the Industry Leader, Industry Mover, Gold Class distinction.