David McDonald spent his early life in a very rural setting in the state of Iowa. In fact, the college graduate with a degree in animal science grew up on a farm. The first step in his career after graduating was accepting the role as Chairman of the North American Meat Institute. He would later join OSI Group as a project manager and become the leader we all know him as today. Before long he found himself taking on the responsibility of being the company’s president due to his nonstop work ethic.
It would be hard to denyDavid McDonald OSI Group’s status as a pioneer in the food industry. It delivers top of the line products and services to customers around the world making it a premiere global food provider. There are few individuals within OSI that are more devoted to helping it grow than David McDonald. He has been with the company for more than 3 decades and can be credited with much of its success. A major part of the role David McDonald inhabits at OSI involves making sure the logistics team operates smoothly as it is responsible for keeping up with the ever changing international market. The team does so by staying in close contact with local marketers to efficiently meet the needs of OSI Group’s customers.
OSI Group is currently the topic of discussion in the food industry thanks to its acquisition of Baho Foods, a Dutch food processing company that specializes in deli meat. The purchase gave OSI Group a significantly stronger presence in the European market. Under his leadership OSI has been able to establish and operate several facilities in China.
What makes David McDonald and OSI Group such a great fit is the fact that both share the same vision. Both want to meet and surpass customer expectations. Q&A with Dave McDonald, President & COO, OSI Group
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