Mr. Sheldon Lavin is the current CEO of the OSI group. OSI is a group which deals in meat and food processing. Mr. Lavin joined the company many years ago. Lavin was an executive in finance company and banking sector. When he entered the OSI group, he knew nothing about food processing. Due to his hard work, he becomes an expert in that industry. Mr. Lavin is also a general trustee in of Rush University of Medical center.
Mr. Lavin never knew that one day he would be the CEO of the OSI group. His journey began in 1970 while he was a financial consultant. As a financial consultant, he was helping the Otto and sons company with financial solutions. The Otto and sons company began to depend on Mr. Lavin greatly. The bank claimed that Mr. Lavin should join the business and become a shareholder.
However, this was against Lavin’s interest. Lavin wanted to remain a financial consultant for the company. In 1975, Lavin began be involved in the affairs of the company. After few months, Otto retired from the firm and the management was taken over by Otto sons together with Lavin. Later Lavin changed the name of the organization to OSI and this how Lavin become a member of the OSI group.
Under the management of Lavin and Otto’s sons, the company has significantly expanded. The company has grown throughout the Europe, North America, Austria, India, Japan and South Africa. The OSI company is one of the best businesses one it comes to food and nutrition. OSI company is the largest producer of protein in the world.
The company has more than 55 facilities in over 16 countries. At the age of 81 years, Lavin is also working hard to ensure the company continues to grow. Lavin’s dream is to take the company to a higher level and make it the best company ever. Lavin is also working hard to ensure the firm expands considerably and it has branches in almost every country.
Lavin is a degree holder in finance and accounting. He has worked in many companies and managed to make them realize their goals. Due to his excellent work, Lavin has received many awards from businesses and non-profitable organizations as a way of appreciating him. Lavin is also an active philanthropist. Lavin believes that once people unit and come together to assist one another they can achieve their dreams. Lavin has helped in many charities such as Jewish united fund and Evans scholarship fund.
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