ISS Guckenheimer Appoints Gene Leon as Commercial Leader

Leon rejoins the company and brings to the role 30 years of sales and marketing experience.

ISS Guckenheimer, a leading food services provider in the U.S., has announced that Gene Leon has rejoined the business to lead its commercial function. In this role, Gene is responsible for developing food services strategy, solutions, pipeline development, and ultimately driving growth.


"We’re extremely pleased to bring Gene back to ISS to lead commercial activities for our food business, said Paul Fairhead, CEO of ISS Guckenheimer. “Gene is well respected in the industry, is well known and liked within our company, and has achieved success in similar roles throughout his career."


Prior to this role, Gene led business development activities for a large hospitality and experience management company. In Gene’s previous role with ISS, he was responsible for leading global client solutions involving fully integrated facilities management and workplace experiences services.


"It’s great seeing the leaps in creativity, innovation, sustainability, and other positive developments since I was here last,” said Gene Leon, Commercial Leader of ISS Guckenheimer.The focus and programming alignment on sourcing, preparing, and serving food that promotes personal health and wellness, is sustainably produced, and is friendly to the environment is an extremely compelling platform.”


The integrated facilities management service mix for ISS includes the provision of food, technical, workplace, and cleaning services, among others. The company provides these offerings across major industry segments, including life sciences, healthcare, technology, manufacturing, banking and professional services, and aviation.


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About ISS

ISS is a leading workplace experience and facility management company. In partnership with customers, ISS drives the engagement and well-being of people, minimises the impact on the environment, and protects and maintains property. ISS brings all of this to life through a unique combination of data, insight and service excellence at offices, factories, airports, hospitals and other locations across the globe. ISS has more than 350,000 employees around the globe, who we call “placemakers”. In 2022, ISS Group’s global revenue amounted to DKK 76.5 billion. For more information on the ISS Group, visit www.issworld.com