David “Dave” G. McDonald is an entrepreneur. He is involved in a number of different industries and has multiple interests. Currently, McDonald serves as the president and chief operating officer (CEO) of the Washington, D.C.-headquartered business called OSI Group, LLC. Additionally, at 52 years old, he works as a part of the OSI Group’s board of directors and is also employed as the present director of the Australia-based OSI International Foods Pty Ltd.
McDonald is presently serving as the chairman of the NAMI (North American Meat Institute). His professional resume also includes a stint working as one of OSI Industries project manager. Since December 2008, McDonald was employed as one of M. G. Foods S.A.’s independent directors. He held that position after M. F. e Comércio de Alimentos’ acquired OSI Group’s locations in both Europe and Brazil.
After McDonald successfully graduated from high school, he headed for the Iowa State University. There he majored in animal science. In 1987 he completed the program and earned his bachelor of science degree.
About Improving OSI Group’s Sustainability
David McDonald was recently interviewed by the staff at the CEO CFO Interviews website. He discussed numerous different subjects. He responded to questions on such topics as the business’ innovations, current direction, and a few additional subjects related to the overall sustainability of the business.
McDonald stated that the OSI Group remains focused on continued growth. He also commented that the OSI Group’s values are the same as they’ve always been but both the business’ product lines and individual answers to different problems that arise are always in an ever-changing state of flux. He concluded that he is quite proud of the company’s list of successes.
Baho Food Acquisition
This past August McDonald was in charge of the acquisition of Baho Food which is the Dutch’s leading convenience food processing corporation. After the close of this business deal, McDonald concluded that this acquisition would assist OSI in meeting all the needs of the company’s European customers.