David McDonald is currently the president and chief operating officer of OSI Group, LLC, having previously worked as a project manager for OSI Industries. In addition to his responsibilities with OSI, Mr. McDonald also holds a chair on the board of the North American Meat Institute. Additionally, he maintains a position on OSI Group’s board of directors and acts as the director of OSI International Foods (Australia) Pty Limited.
Previously, David McDonald was an independent director working with Marfrig Global Foods S.A. He maintained that position from December 2008 until June 2017. It was during his tenure in that position that Marfrig Frigoríficos e Comércio de Alimentos took over OSI Group operations throughout Brazil and Europe. David graduated from Iowa State University in 1987, earning a degree in animal science, and learn more about David McDonald.
In a recent interview, David touched upon OSI Group’s vision for the future and where he sees the company heading in the next few years. He said the company has always strived to become the top global provider to branded food companies worldwide, adding that the commitment to growth is stronger than ever.
Pushing that growth is the willingness to meet all of their customer’s needs, which Mr. McDonald says requires openness and communication on both sides. For that reason David and his OSI Group associates work to forge trusting and enduring relationships with all of their customers. He says this helps to get a better handle on what their customers expect, allowing OSI Group the opportunity to improve the quality of service they provide, and more information click here.
Many times, OSI Group’s customers are the ones who need help, finding that theur own businesses are failing in some way. His Website, Mr. McDonald says this provides OSI with an opportunity to improve relations and help a customer in crisis. Since OSI Group is a privately owned company, they can be more flexible and creative in coming up with ways to help their customers. It may take some experimentation, but David McDonald says OSI Group will continue to devote resources to any problem, until an effective solution has been found. This is how OSI Group will grow in the future and become the top global food provider.