Facilities management services provider Sodexo has announced the appointment of Sarita Johnston as business development manager for corporate services.
Sarita joins the company from Enterprise Ireland, where she was the HPSU Start Department Manager.
Sarita will be responsible for driving sales of the corporate services offering in Ireland and Northern Ireland, reporting into Steven White, business development director. Within the corporate sector in Ireland, Sodexo works with clients in finance, pharma, technology and FMCG, including Ervia, Gas Networks Ireland, Bord Bia, Central Bank, PayPal, Dell and Microsoft.
Sarita has held several business development and strategic mentoring roles at Enterprise Ireland since 1996 and worked across multiple sectors from industrial and life sciences, consumer, software and technology services and cleantech. She also held roles in the regions and in commercial evaluation. She also holds a Bachelor of Business (Hons Degree) and an MBS from Liverpool John Moores University in the UK.
Julie Ennis, managing director, Corporate Services, Sodexo Ireland, said: “We’re delighted to welcome Sarita to the company, where her experience in both the public and private sector will be immensely valuable in expanding and growing our corporate services portfolio in Ireland.”