President of OSI Group David McDonald & His Success in Foodservices
Have you ever heard of a foodservice provider that’s known as OSI Group? Well, if you haven’t heard, then you’re not alone. OSI Group is a premier food service provider that has more than 20,000 employees. The company is based in the United States, and it is one of largest private companies of this great nation. Being a top 100 company isn’t easy by any means. Leadership plays a significant role in a company’s success. David McDonald, president of OSI Group, has done a phenomenal job with this particular company. The guy has up to 30 years of experience, and he has helped to lead OSI into the future with his extraordinary business plan.
Within the three decades of working for this company, McDonald has played a huge role in business acquisitions. Under his guidance, the company has made many great acquisitions that starts with BAHO Food. This private-Dutch company has a dominating presence throughout Europe. Its two major plants are located in Germany and in the Netherlands. BAHO Food specializes in the production of deli meats, convenience foods and snacks. This particular company also has at least five-subsidiary companies under its belt, which adds-up to 60 years of experience. “Adding BAHO Food to OSI’s infrastructure has given us a larger presence in Europe,” said McDonald. OSI Group has an outstanding relationship with its customers and with its clients. In addition to this acquisition, McDonald has played a role in the acquiring of Flagship Europe. Flagship Europe produces an abundance of sauces, marinades, dips and dressings. McDonald stated that “the company perfectly compliments OSI Group’s strength.”
This Iowa-native has worked his way straight to the top. He has a B.S. in Animal Science, and he has held numerous high-profile positions with OSI. Under McDonald’s tutelage, the company has built 10 advanced facilities in China. David McDonald has set a new mark at the leadership position, but who knows what he has in store in the coming years.