The President and Chief Operating Officer of OSI Group, David Mcdonald helped the firm to become a globally recognized supplier of meat products. He played a significant role in supplying high-quality products across the borders with local tastes and preferences are highly valued. David follows a procedure of recruiting local talents wherever he expands the operations of OSI Group as he believes those people can easily come to know the taste preference of the local customers. Mcdonald also helped the firm to make strategic decisions to increase its market capitalization and revenue like the acquisition of Baho Food, a Dutch food supplier.
The company currently operates in 17 countries around the world with at least 50 facilities. David drives global efficiency across its facilities to provide consistent service across the borders. David sees that the Chinese market is an important one considering the growing demand for quality food products and the population size. His directions helped the firm the firm complete two decades of high-quality services in the Chinese market. Under the supervision of David, the company supplied 113 tons of food products during 2008 Beijing Olympic games; it contained five types of food products including chicken, beef, eggs, pork, and dehydrated onion. Interestingly, all the products were highly appreciated by the Olympic Committee members with no complaints reported – A true recognition for quality service. It also helped the firm to become a premier supplier to major fast food brands such as Starbucks, McDonald’s, Saizeriya, Yum, Papa John’s, Subway, and Burger King and what David knows.
David has more than three decades of experience in food and meat, processing and supply industry. He is serving on the boards of a number of associations. David is the Chairman of prestigious North American Meat Institute. Additionally, he is an independent director to Marfrig Global Foods S.A. McDonald also served as the Project Manager at OSI Industries previously. He is also serving on the board of directors of OSI Group. David held various roles and responsibilities at OSI Group since he joined the firm in 1987. David completed his Bachelor of Science in Animal Science from Iowa State University before starting his career and read full article.