David McDonald is the president and COO of the largest food production company in the world. OSI Group is a company that has conquered the world and has been able to introduce its food products in 17 countries on different continents. The firm was started in Illinois, United States but after conquering the local market, it was time to move internationally and also conquer. His role in the company has been to coordinate the operations of the firm worldwide. Through his great leadership, he has managed to turn this into one of the great companies in the world. He has worked closely with the CEO of the company to deliver great services in the food industry.
David McDonald is a graduate of the Iowa State University. He holds a degree in animal science. Even after he graduated from the university, he still holds a close relationship with it. He is part of the Agricultural Entrepreneurship Initiative fraternity in the university and also the financier of the Alpha Gamma Rho scholarship fund. As an executive at OSI Group, he is offering student from the Iowa State University an opportunity to get training in the company. He has won various awards at the university even after he left. His role in mentoring the current generation of young leaders and entrepreneurs in the university has made him receive two awards; ISU Alumni Association’s Young Alumni Award and Iowa State University Foundation’s Emerging Philanthropist Award.
Away from the business life, David McDonald OSI Group is a family man who is married to wife Melinda and have six children some who are at the Iowa State University.
David McDonald has played an important role in taking the operations of the company international. In the three decades, he has been with this company; he has shown commitment and determination which has enabled him to coordinate the operations of the company. In recent years, he has done a remarkable job of taking the operations of this company international. In the last three years, OSI Group has made some acquisitions which will lead to the growth of the company locally and in Europe.