The Company

Sodexo | Hestia, established in 2010, draws its expertise from Sodexo, a world leader in Quality of Life Services, and partner company ALEC, one of the Middle East’s most reputable contractors with an extensive presence in and knowledge of Middle East markets. The combined strengths of Sodexo and ALEC position Sodexo | Hestia to deliver bespoke Facility Management services based on internationally recognized quality standards and best practice for service delivery processes, Health & Safety in the workplace and a focus on caring for the environment.

Vision & mission statement


Leading Facility Management Provider delivering the highest standards of service and delivery in the UAE for clients that deserve the best.


Establish Global Facilities Management standards within the UAE market to enhance the Quality of Life of all who inhabit a workplace, health care facility or residence.





largest private employer worldwide




million consumers served daily




projects delivered


plant and equipment (resources)


Contractor of the Year 2018

Across the Globe

Operating in 72 countries, Sodexo is the global leader in improving Quality of Life through over 100 services reaching more than 100 million consumers per day. Founded in Marseille in 1966 by Pierre Bellon, the global firm has grown to span sectors as diverse as food services to construction management, reception services to the maintenance of scanners and laboratory equipment, technical maintenance to leisure cruises, and housekeeping to rehabilitation services at correctional facilities. Globally, the organization has a market capitalization of 13.5 billion euros.

For more on its global portfolio, visit Sodexo’s website

In the UAE

Headquartered in Dubai Silicon Oasis, Sodexo Middle East has been delivering Quality of Life services in the United Arab Emirates and wider region since 1984. Across the Middle East, Sodexo’s 10,500 employees work across 400 locations, servicing 100,000 consumers each day. Over 35 years, our teams have grown to offer services ranging from food services, reception and cleaning to construction management, asset maintenance, security and grounds maintenance for our clients in offices, schools and hospitals as well as on military bases and remote locations.

ALEC is a multi-award winning, established and successful multi-disciplinary construction company based in Dubai. It has consistently evolved and grown to become one of the largest contractors for the execution of complex and iconic construction projects across different areas of operation. ALEC also possesses a Design and Construct capability which enables it to provide comprehensive integrated turnkey solutions to our clients. Each Related Business ensures that ALEC is in a commanding position to provide comprehensive fully integrated solutions to clients across a range of sectors and projects.

The Related Businesses:

ALEMCO – Mechanical, Electrical, Plumbing (MEP) – provides full engineered electromechanical and building service solutions to construction projects.

ALEC Fit Out – provides full interior design solution to construction projects.

ALEC Energy – is a provider of financially sound green energy solutions and delivers an efficient turnkey solar solution for commercial & industrial rooftops.

Smart4Power – focuses on providing energy saving solutions to existing buildings for the corporate, industrial, hospitality, retail and education markets.

Sodexo | Hestia – provides facility management services.

AJI – offers servicing and rental of aerial work platform.

For more on its global portfolio, visit ALEC’s website