David McDonald was born and also raised on a farm in northeast Iowa. He graduated from Iowa State University in 1998 where he obtained a bachelor’s degree in animal science. Due to his exceptional performance, he received the Wallace E. Barron Outstanding Senior award.
David McDonald OSI Group was very involved in the exploitation of resources to improve the quality of life of the people living in Iowa, and he became a very active member of the Agricultural Entrepreneurship Initiative. Together with a group of students, David McDonald organized a visit to the OSI facilities based in China in the year 2011. It happened later that one of the students in his company was employed in OSI group together With David.
Immediately Mr. McDonald graduated, he commenced his career journey at the OSI industries situated in Chicago. He worked hard and diligently in the firm, and he has been able to raise in ranks to become the Chief operating officer and President of the industry.
Mr. David, popularly known as Dave, served in numerous positions before his current status at OSI group. For instance, he has been the Chairman of North America Meat Institute and an independent Director at Marfrig Global Foods since 2008. Moreover, he served as Director of OSI International Foods Limited.
The success of OSI group can be attributed to the partnerships with clients on the products they need to develop their industries as noted my McDonald. Also, they have been able to meet the dynamic nature of demand by producing state of the art products that meets customers’ requirements.
The company’s continued engagement with manufacturers enables the development of processes which promote quality and safe food production. Some equipment such as the built-in-X-ray is capable of detecting foreign particles and other devices that help in monitoring growth of products.
Customer engagement is also a key area that the company has invested. Such interactions have provided a platform in which the customers bring in their suggestions on the quality of products they need.
When OSI group obtained Baho Food McDonald said that they had attained a better visibility in Europe. There was a huge improvement regarding the capacity to serve the customers.