David McDonald Oversees The Expansion Of OSI Group’s Operations
Running global companies is not an easy task owing to the complex nature of the host countries. This is because nations have different government regulations, talent pool and cultural nuances. A successful corporation requires a visionary leader to smoothly navigate through above factors and achieve positive growth.
OSI Group, a global food supplier, is an example of the few companies that have had remarkable success in their operations. Headquartered in Aurora, Ill, OSI Group supplies value added protein products like beef patties, sausages, sandwiches and pizza. The company has stabilized its roots in China, where it has been operating for more than two decades. In addition, OSI Group has active operations in Europe and United States. David McDonald, the president of OSI Group, is the force behind the success of the company.
Under David McDonald’s leadership, OSI Group has made notable expansions in the recent years. In China, the company has developed over eight factories. This way, the company ranks as one of the largest poultry producers in the country, thus serving renowned clients like Yum, McDonald’s, Starbucks, Subway and Papa John’s. In 2012, the firm launched seven facilities across the world, including Geneva, Poland, India, and Hungary. Their continuous expansion strategy has helped in increasing their production capabilities to suit the growing number of clients and their sophisticated demands.
Presently, OSI Group has over 50 factories in 17 countries. David McDonald OSI Group explained that they have a vast global network, thus being able to succeed in different markets. They also capitalize on their local management teams that are highly knowledgeable about client’s tastes and cultures.
David McDonald added that their success is anchored on delivering products to their clients on time. David McDonald has climbed through the ladder to serve in the management of the corporation. Previously, he served as project manager of the company. He has also been serving as an independent director of Marfig Global Foods S.A. This is after the company acquired OSI Group’s operations in Brazil and Europe. He serves on the board of OSI Group. In addition, David McDonald is a Director at OSI International Foods (Australia) Pty Ltd. The visionary leader is a graduate of Iowa State University where he pursued his Degree in Animal Science.