David McDonalds is the president and chief operating officer of OSI Group, which is an American company that has emerged as a world leader in the provision of quality food products and custom solutions for the global food industry. One recent transaction that David McDonalds oversaw was the acquisition of Baho Food, an acquisition that will augment OSI’s existing market share in the European food market. Baho Food is a Dutch company that manufactures and supplies various food products to the retail and service sectors and owns five subsidiaries located in the country of Germany and the Netherlands. These five subsidiaries have business transactions with eighteen other European countries.
David McDonalds believes that the acquisition of Baho Food will result in OSI having a broader presence in European continent and that its portfolio of brands and products will complement, support, and enhances OSI Group’s ability to meet their customers’ needs. In addition to serving as OSI Group’s president and chief operating officer, David McDonald is Project Manager of OSI Industries, the Director of OSI International Foods (Australia) Pty Limited, and a member of OSI’s board of directors. Academically, he studied Animal Science at Iowa State University and has a B.S. degree in that subject.
OSI, like other companies are in business to make money, but it is firmly committed to being an environmentally friendly company. For the company’s efforts, in 2016, OSI was presented with a prestigious award, the Globe of Honor Award. The British Safety Council presented OSI with this award in recognition of the company’s excellence in the management of environmental risks at a grand Awards luncheon that took place at Drapers’ Hall in London. OSI’s receipt of a Globe of Honor Award in 2016 marks the third time that company was presented with the award in four years. OSI was also presented with the award in 2013 and 2015. Besides winning awards from the British Safety Council, OSI has been recognized by Forbes as one of America’s best food companies, consistently ranking near the top of their list of best food companies in America for its consciousness of the environment, commitment to sustainability, and the provision of foods other companies don’t offer. OSI Group acquires Baho Food