Sheldon Lavin serves as the C.E.O and Chairman of OSI Group Industries. Lavin is also the President of OSI International Foods Ltd, which is well known for meat and food processing. The name was changed when Sheldon Lavin began working with OSI Group; it was previously Otto & Sons.
He has helped revolutionize a company that was made from scratch and is now globally recognized. OSI Group now has offices in over sixty different countries all over the world; Sheldon has really done a great job in helping the company to achieve untold success. He has been part of the company for a very long time and he does not intend to resign anytime soon.
History of Lavin’s Education and Work Background
He studied accounting and finance, which has greatly aided him in his success. In the past, he worked in places such as The Sheba Foundation, where he served as the President of OSI Group and he was also the director of the Northeast Bank.
Sheldon’s role in OSI Group
He worked hard to expand the operations of the company globally. He revolutionized the processing business which deals with meat and food in several continents. He mainly focuses towards operations which are large scale, and have enabled the company to supply complex chains. Sheldon belief in teamwork is what works best, and also having a close team of working ambitious individuals. His knowledge about the technological changes and consumer preferences has ensured that the company remains successful. Lavin has dedicated his life to provide for others.
Sheldon Lavin’s history of the OSI Group
Otto & Sons Company was one of the firms that had the full potential to become one of the largest providers to the McDonald’s Establishment. The company underwent rough financial problems, and thus losing the opportunity as they failed to deliver as required. Luckily, Sheldon Lavin was employed as a consultant to the corporation and he helped raise it to immense success and growth.
Sheldon Lavin assisted in sourcing funds for the business and investments overseas in 1975. It was during this time that Mr. Otto retired from business, and Sheldon formed a partnership with the sons. The company’s name was changed to the OSI Group with the aim of creating a larger clientele base around the world.