Sheldon Lavin joined the meat industry over 43 years ago. Previously, he led a successful career as an investor and executive, as well as one of a financial consulting company. Since joining OSI Group as the CEO and chairperson, he has transformed the company from a McDonald’s burger supplier into a global supplier of various foods to numerous retail and foodservice brands. Currently, OSI Group, LLC consists of OSI International Foods, LLC in the US, OSI Industries, LC and OSI International Inc., the holding company for OSI Group’s global investments.
Sheldon Lavin’s involvements with the meat industry started when he arranged financing for Otto & Sons in 1970. His continued involvement with the company saw him gain 100 voting control after one partner sold his stake while the other retired from the business. Sheldon took it upon himself to grow OSI group into a major company. As such, the company expanded into various locations such as Japan, Philippines, India and many other nations.
Currently, Sheldon Lavin is continuing his pursuit of expansion with primary targets being Europe and Asia. Away from business, Sheldon supports various charities such as Ronald McDonald House Charities and the Inner City Foundation of Chicago among others.
Sheldon Lavin is the current Chief Executive Officer and Chairperson of OSI Group, LLC. He also serves in the capacity of president of OSI International Foods Ltd. Since the financing involvement with Otto & Sons in 1970, Lavin has garnered extensive industry knowledge. Through his able leadership, OSI Group has grown from just a domestic food processing company in the US to a global industry leader. In fact, the company currently enjoys an extensive global network of operations, which consists facilities that are based in over 60 locations spread out in 60 different nations.
Lavin has played an instrumental role in helping OSI Group to expand its operations worldwide. In fact, the company has received numerous sustainability and environmental awards under Lavin’s leadership. On the other hand, Lavin holds the Global Visionary Award from India’s Vision World Academy for his effort in boosting OSI Group’s global presence around the world. Furthermore, Sheldon Lavin is dedicated to inspiring a new group of corporate leaders to commit themselves towards the growth of their companies.
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