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David McDonald Improves OSI Group’s Sustainability


Many have known David McDonald as the chief operating officer or President of OSI Group. OSI Group is based in Aurora Illinois, and it specializes in food processing. With around 80 branches in 17 nations, the firm is the leading food supplier in the world. The food companies operating under OSI Group include McDonald, Subway, Starbucks, Papa John’s Yum, and Burger King. McDonald has achieved much as the firm’s president by growing the Group.

Achievements of David on OSI Group

David McDonald expanded OSI Group to Hungary and Geneva. Under his leadership, the company launched two processing facilities for poultry in China. The project is China’s largest producer of poultry products. Other accomplishments were constructing a new plant for processing beef in Poland. McDonald also led the construction of a frozen foods’ processing plant in India.

David McDonald has broadened OSI Group potentials through acquisitions and market. He also led the company to a recent purchase of Baho Food. Baho Food is a Dutch food processing firm that operates in Germany and Netherlands. David led the purchase of Baho Food to broaden OSI group’s presence in Europe.

OSI has gained experience in different consumer tastes, government regulations, and cultural diversity since it has been in the food sector for over three decades. The company uses this broad knowledge to offer outstanding services and products. David McDonald fosters partnership between the regional managers and the firm’s in-house team. That way, the legacy continues. He uses local agents to find out tastes, preferences, and needs of local consumers. The information is then given and used by the in-house team, which designs products that meet these preferences and tastes. For more info about us: click here.

David McDonald is an alumnus of Iowa State University. He pursued Animal Science and later served as the OSI Industries’ project manager. David also became a member of this firm’s board of directors. McDonald’s other leadership roles are;
• OSI Group’s Australian subsidiary Director, OSI International Foods
• He is the chairman of North American Meat Institute
• He is a director at Marfrig Global Foods S.A.

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