OSI Group is not new to those who are fans of beef and poultry products. In any food processing company or any another company you find successful, there is strong leadership behind it. The future of the OSI Group looks sustainable and successful because of the leadership that David McDonald has shown so far. He is not only the Chief Operating Officer of the group but also it’s President. Other than just being a member of group’s board of directors, he is also the Director of the OSI International Foods Pty Limited based in Australia. Before he came to the OSI Group, he used to work with Marfrig Global Foods based in South America. Upon joining the OSI Group, he first became the Project Manager of the company.
David is a learned person. He went to Iowa State University to study Animal Science and graduated with an undergraduate degree. To the North American Meat Institute’s leadership, David serves as the chairman. Such credentials indicate that the roles he played in this company were active and influential. Whenever every company has started, the leadership looks forward to expanding it to reach as many corners of the globe as possible. It’s now 30 years since David McDonald joined the OSI Group, and the tremendous impact he has brought to the company is undeniable.
OSI Group has enjoyed remarkable accountability and growth since David was the dynamic force behind it. He says that continued growth and expansion has been the culture of the company. David outlines that his main mandate and that of every employee in the company is to offer the clients the best quality services. He hopes that he will make OSI Group a sustainable company through his entrepreneurial passion and unrelenting passion for business growth. According to David, OSI Group would not have become more innovative and flexible without private ownership.
In the process of expanding, OSI Group had to find its way into other countries. This would not have been possible without diversifying in the type the food the company is processing. For this reason, the company acquired Baho Foods, Dutch food manufacturer, in order to serve its customers in about 18 European countries. This acquisition was the best tactic to widely penetrate the European market. David McDonald is doing everything possible to ensure the sustainability of the OSI Group is guaranteed. David insists that OSI Group will not just be a sustainable company, but also an environmentally conscious firm.
About David McDonald: angel.co/david-g-mcdonald