David McDonald is the president of OSI Industries and a native of Chicago. He is knowledgeable in the administration of the food industries. McDonald is a graduate of esteemed Iowa State University where he obtained his Bachelor of Science degree. He joined OSI Industries upon graduating college in 1987. McDonald has been working for this company for close to three decades. He is skilled in management, leadership, and human resource.
McDonald’s contributions at OSI Group
McDonald has been on the forefront when it comes to growing OSI Industries. OSI Industries is a food processing company that deals in meat products. This company has operations in China, Europe, and the United States. McDonald is tasked to oversee the company’s global network. He is also responsible for supervising and managing local management teams that ensure that these groups understand and produce foods with high tastes and cultures. OSI Group’s main centers of operations are in Aurora.
OSI Group is active in sustainability activities. This company is passionate about making positive impacts to the world. McDonald plays a huge role in ensuring that OSI Industries adheres to the environmental sustainability as well as maintain strong ties with the communities and people they contact. He also ensures that the company works within the economic, ecological, and social frameworks. According to McDonald, global supply chain and food industry sustainability are OSI Industries’ core priorities. He is also responsible for overseeing other sustainable activities such as:
- Health and safety
- Employee development
- Animal welfare
- Production and agricultural practices
McDonald has also facilitated the company’s major transactions, such as the acquisition of Baho Foods, a Dutch-based meat processing company. This company has other subsidiaries including Q Smart Life, Vital Convenience, Gelderland Frischwaren, Bakx Foods, and Henri van de Bilt. Baho also has plants in Netherlands and Germany. Based on McDonald’s statement, this purchase would give OSI Industries broader presence across Europe. He also added that Baho’s portfolio complements OSI Industries’ capabilities and strengths.
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