David McDonald is a reputable entrepreneur in charge of running OSI Industries. His areas of competencies range from strategic planning, product development, food safety, to business strategy. McDonald has close to 40 years of work experience of working at OSI Industries. He has helped the company expand its frontiers across the globe.
McDonald’s education and work history
McDonald got his degree in animal science in 1987 at Iowa State University. He joined OSI Industries as a project manager and later became the operations executive of the company. Being one of the most experienced employees in the company, he has helped it to close some major deals, including the Baho Foods purchase. McDonald is one of the fundamental principals who enabled the purchase of Baho Foods, a Dutch manufacturer of meat products. This company has five branches that include Q Smart Life, Vital Convenience, Gelderland Frischwaren, Bakx Foods, and the Henri van de Bilt. According to McDonald, this purchase would help expand OSI Industries operations across Europe. In a press release, McDonald also revealed that he is willing to work with Mr. John Balvers and the entire fraternity of Baho Foods to reach out to more clients.
McDonald’s role in fostering both economic and environment sustainability
McDonald is also responsible for enabling sustainability at OSI Industries. The company recently released its Global Sustainability Report that outlined OSI Industries’ performance across the world. OSI Industries’ sustainability project is focused on social responsibility, environment, and a sustainable supply chain. OSI Industries’ sustainability program is also focused on animal welfare standards. Under McDonald’s management, OSI Industries has succeeded in conducting business in a responsible and sustainable way. After the release of this Global Sustainability Report, David McDonald OSI Group promised clients that he would continue to steer OSI Industries to realize its operational efficiencies. The Global Sustainability Report addressed three key points such as:
• List of facilities in Europe that acquired the ISO 4001 certification, which is one of the most important standards for environmental management.
• It also mentioned the 2015 philanthropic involvement that saw the donation of over 252,000 Ibs of food to poor communities in the Philippines.
• The report also said that OSI Industries had funded various animal welfare training and workshops to support projects aimed at raising awareness about global organizations.