The making of Mr. Sheldon Lavin, the CEO of OSI Group, the leading supplier of value-added food products

Sheldon Lavin is the owner of OSI Group, a company that he bought from the sons of Otto Kolschowsky in the 1970s. Sheldon is well recognized for the food processing company and meat industry. When OSI Group was still known by the name Otto and Sons, it was still a small company, but since Sheldon took over reigns, it has become a very big company that is known worldwide.

His Passion and Commitment

Sheldon has been busy in assisting the company to expand services globally. With the previous acquisition of companies such as Flagship Europe and Baho Foods, Sheldon believes that he will bring the latest food processing firms to many countries around the world. OSI group can be found in more than 60 different nations, which truly means that Sheldon has done a lot in putting his efforts to help the company boom in success. Sheldon has worked with the company since 1970 when he started as a consultant. He joined the company and expanded its operations to South America, Europe, and Asia. In the early 1980s, Sheldon Lavin did a purchase of controlling interest of which he took over OSI Group. Through his tremendous leadership, he has brought a unique culture whereby workers are treated like global families. OSI’s Sheldon Lavin receives Global Visionary Award.

His Education and Work

Sheldon Lavin is a well-educated man in the fields of accounting and finance which seem to aid him greatly in his success. Other few companies that Sheldon Lavin has worked before include the Northeast bank where he was serving as the Director and the Sheba Foundation where he served as the President.

The Awards OSI Group Have Received

Since he joined OSI Group, he has worked vigorously in helping the company to obtain a very long list of awards. One of the awards was the 2016 Globe of honor which was presented to OSI Food Solution UK. This was just a tip of the iceberg; he also received the Global Visionary Award from India for helping in the creation of tons of jobs opportunities and especially making OSI Group become the successful company that it is today. He has made the company become big with tremendous services through his leadership. He is also serving as the Chairman and Chief Executive Officer on the Board of Trustees for the Ronald McDonald House Charities. Sheldon Lavin lives a selfless life with the aim of providing for others.

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