The heroic David McDonald commonly called Dave and who happens to be the current president of OSI Group starts by giving his story at his tender age and what he has gone through to reach to the level he is now. This unassailable businessman grew up in Lowa farms and eventually developed a taste in the agriculture industry. After a prolonged period of being committed to farming, he got a desire of upgrading the operations of the farm industry. This led him to join Lowa State University where he pursued a Degree in Animal Science.
In 1991, Mr. David joined OSI Group which is based in Chicago and brought out the real hidden Dave out and expressed high standards of commitment and diligence. This has made him rise from one rank to another till he has hit the peak of the ranks hence becoming the President and consequently the Chief Operations Officer.
He has served in OSI industries as the Project Manager and as the Chairman of North America Meat Institute. In addition, he served Marfrig Global Foods in South America as the Independent Director. As if that is not enough, he is one of the key Board of Directors of OSI Group and he serves OSI International Foods in Australia as the Director.
Under the leadership of Mr. McDonald, OSI Group has become one of the largest and leading suppliers of value-added proteins globally. It has grown to have more than 65 facilities in over 17 countries with an employee population of over 20,000 personnel. That’s recommendable. As time elapses, OSI Group is expected to be the largest producer dealing with poultry products all over China. Besides Mr. Dave extension to China, in 2016 he expanded the Group to Europe where it acquired Baho Food Company which increased the demand for the OSI’s products.
In the same year, 2016, through the proper coordination of the teams, operations, and various logistics, David McDonald made other perfect acquisitions of Tyson Food and Flagship Europe. These were two major acquisitions that made OSI Group gain fame all over the world. The achievement of the Group is well attributable to CEO David for his enormous contribution to the industry which has made the company spread to almost every continent in the world. He has ensured that OSI keeps up with emerging global trends and needs of the customers. If the world got a thousand of the likes of Dave, then it would be transformed.
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