A Look into Sheldon Lavin; OSI Group CEO

Sheldon Lavin is currently the chairman and the Chief Executive Officer of OSI Group. The OSI Group is a US based company mainly deals with meat processing,and its services are distributed to the local meat users and other big industries within the States and even the outside world. He has been the main man behind the success of OSI Group company in the international market. With over 40 years experience in the meat processing industries, Sheldon has a vast and rich experience in the field.

Education and Work Background

Little information is known about the educational background of this great man. The information about his high school education remains unknown. However, the finance expert holds a degree in Finance and Accounting. The university which he attended also remains undocumented.

The current Chief Executive Officer of the OSI Group has rich work experience. His work history dates back to 1971 when he helped Otto and Sons Company with financial consultations. He later partnered with the Otto and Sons in 1975. The company later changed the name to OSI Group. It has grown to be one of the largest companies in Europe. In fact, the company now has more than 15 countries.

The financial expert joined the group when the company was still quite small. The company at that time was still struggling to be on its feet. In the1980s when one of the partners decided to retire from business, he sold his shares to Sheldon. The other remaining partner also quit after sometime leaving him as the sole owner of the business. The business has grown under him into one of the largest in the American market.

Awards won by OSI Group Chief Executive Officer

The successful financial expert has won many awards due to his unique management skills. Due to this, the veteran businessman has been recognized globally. He has won many philanthropic trophies.

On 20th February 2016, Lavin was presented with Global Visionary Award by India’s Vision World Academy. The award was awarded to him for his role in making OSI Group has the biggest company across the States and for creating many jobs through the success of his company.

Awards received by OSI Group under his chairmanship

The company has won many awards. The Group won the Global of Honor Award in 2016 from British Safety Council for its good management in managing environmental risks. The company also won other coveted titles including the Globe of Honor in 2013 and 2015.

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