David Mcdonald is the current chief executive officer and president of OSI Industries. He was born and brought up at the Lowa farms where he developed his interest in agriculture. He excelled in his academics to gain admission into Lowa State University to pursue a bachelor’s in animal science.
Upon graduation, he secured employment at OSI Group. The company was opened in the year 1909 by a German immigrant. The company was later rebranded Otto & Sons in the year 1928. Under David MacDonald’s leadership, OSI Group has witnessed several achievements. The company was honored with the British Safety Council Award due to its massive contribution to the industry.
OSI Industries is currently one of the leading companies in the world focusing on the production and supply of meat processed products. He has expanded the company’s facilities to over 65 in number. The outlets are spread in more than 16 countries around the world. He has also enabled the company to penetrate the Chinese market with eight facilities under its name.
David Mcdonald has also led the firm into multiple profitable business ventures. He enabled the company to expand its Poland branch by more than 30%. He also initiated the construction of Vista Processing Plant based in India.
David MacDonald’s presidency at OSI Industries was responsible for the company’s acquisition of Baho Food. Baho Food is a privately owned meat manufacturing and distributing plant which has been in the market for more than 60 years since its inception.
During the purchase, the OSI Chief Executive Officer said that the acquisition of the established firm would expand the Group’s market globally. He added that OSI Industries would now satisfy its international demand. The company has increased its workforce to over 20,000 employees distributed all over the world.
Its success is attributed to the team of highly dedicated workers who are driven by the firm’s traditions and principles.
David MacDonald’s reputation is held in high regard at OSI. His employees reveal that he boasts of tremendous leadership and managerial skills which he has acquired at OSI over the years.
David Mcdonald usually breaks his day at 5 in the morning; he begins his day by enriching his mind with positive materials. He spends the rest of the day holding indoor meetings from his clients and executives.
David Mcdonald maintains that his clients are vital in the business. He, therefore, works hard to ensure that the company’s services meet their quality standards. He also works as a director at South Africa based Mafrig Global Foods.