David G. McDonald, also called Dave, currently serves as the Chief Operating Officer and President at OSI Group, LLC. McDonald previously served as the Project Manager at OSI Industries. He is the Chairman of “North American Meat Institute”. He has been the director of “Marfrig Global Foods S.A.” ever since “Marfrig Frigorificos e Comercio de Alimentos” acquired OSI Group in Brazil and Europe. This was back in 2008. Mr. McDonald also currently serves as a board member at OSI Group and is also in charge of OSI “International Foods” in Australia. McDonald graduated from “Iowa State University” where he studied Animal Science.
McDonald’s Role in OSI’s Sustainability
McDonald’s inclusion into OSI injected the much needed experience and skills that any facility offering food and drink services would yearn for. According to David McDonald, OSI Group has a global network of plants across the globe. OSI Group has its headquarters in Aurora and has established herself as the world leader in supplying protein items including beef patties and sausage links. OSI Group also deals with the supply of items like pizza and sandwiches to leading retail and foodservice brands. The corporation operates over 50 facilities in more than 17 countries. Currently, McDonald is involved in a strategy of increasing the presence of OSI Group in China.
In 2008, during the Olympic Games at Beijing, OSI China supplied 113 tons of beef, pork, chicken, dehydrated onion, and eggs. These services were highly appreciated by the Beijing Olympic Committee and McDonald’s. Since that time, OSI China has been a leading supplier for many popular brands in China including Stark bucks, Papa John’s, Subway, Burger King, McDonald’s, and Saizeriya and learn more about David.
OSI has been operating in China for the last two decades. OSI has experienced growth together with the country’s economy. Currently it has eight factories operating in China with two other facilities set to be established. The launch of these facilities will see OSI become the largest producer of poultry in the nation. McDonald is determined on focusing on China for the long haul. He says that China is the largest developing consumer market globally and this coupled with the fact that it has a great population makes it a market of interest. Under the leadership of McDonald, OSI has also opened many other production plants in different parts of the globe and resume him.