David McDonald joined OSI Group in late 1980s soon after graduating from university. After joining the company, he served at various capacities, moving up the corporate ladder until he ended up as the group’s President. McDonald’s work in all positions he served was fantastic, and his passion and commitment to OSI Group’s success led him being named the President and COO.
OSI Group’s President
As the President of the company, David McDonald is among the executives in responsible for strategic setting and operations. One of the things he has successfully implemented is to ensure there is a close coordination of operations between local and global teams. This is very critical for the company because it is able to sustain the global market trends while at the same time ensuring the local market needs are met. Mr. David McDonald OSI Group is optimistic that their market expansion plan will largely work in their favor. The strategy included acquisition of other food processing businesses and commencing new operations in various parts of the world.
Acquisition of Baho Food
About one year ago, the acquisition of Baho Food was finalized as part of OSI Group’s expansion plan into the European market. David McDonald acquisition was a major investment strategy because the two companies’ products would complement each other and hence their demand would increase in the market. This is one of the investment strategies initiated under the leadership of David McDonald. Also, under his leadership, OSI Group has operated a very successful business in China for more than two decades now. For instance, during 2008 Beijing Olympic Games, ISO Group supplied 113 tons of products including beef, chicken, pork, dehydrated onions and eggs.
David McDonald and other executives at OSI Group are behind its successful performance year after year. With such a great leadership team, OSI Group is expected to achieve better performance in the future. David is also serves on boards of Marfrig Global Foods S.A. and North America Meat Institute.
David McDonald is involved with Iowa State University Foundation, where he makes contributions to fund its charitable activities. David McDonald studied at Iowa State University and graduated with a BS in Animal Science.
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