Sheldon Lavin is the chairperson and the CEO of the OSI Group. He is currently the President of OSI International Foods Limited. Throughout his life, Sheldon has achieved an incredible profile in the food and meat processing industries. He continues to get involved in all the universal activities the OSI is engaged in. His ideas and great leadership skills have enabled the OSI Group to advance to becoming an international processing company. This was his main vision after joining the OSI Group. More information about Sheldon Lavin at Bloomberg.
OSI’s global reach
Sheldon Lavin in a recent interview said that the company is present in seventeen countries and have more than eighty facilities. The company mainly focuses on protein products. The company also produces vegetables, baked goods as well as sauces.
He manages to create such a global force by various methods. He ensures that the rules set are followed and strategies are implemented. Together with his team, they operate as a family despite having different levels of responsibilities. They also work within their budgetary limits. This culture is very different from others thus making them stay ahead of their competitors. It has also worked on helping them succeed in doing their businesses. Innovation is something he believes is in his DNA. However, he acknowledges the OSI Group for nurturing it.
Family Culture at OSI
Sheldon Lavin says that as leaders of the group, they are proud of the people who work with them. Their loyalty and skills have helped them to be successful in the sector. His office doors are always open, and he puts to consideration everyone’s thoughts. At his company office, he haves’ lunch with his team and addresses each other with their first names. In this company, they believe that they are each one is part of the big family. Therefore, they are concerned with the welfare of their employees as well as their families.
Involvement in Charities
Sheldon Lavin says they are always enthusiastic in giving back to the community in which their organization is based. They always encourage people to be charitable within their reach.
Vision for the future of OSI Group
He envisions continuing the expansion of the company and ensuring it has some profitable growth. He looks forward to continue being leaders in the universal food industry.