Sheldon Lavin has served as the Chief Executive Officer and the Chairman of OSI Group, LLC. Sheldon is ranked up there with the top-rated professionals in the meat and food processing sector. OSI Group is renowned globally with a presence in over 17 countries and more than 70 outlets spread across the world. The company majorly deals with protein products. Both OSI Industries and OSI International Foods are subsidiaries of the OSI Group.
As a holder of a degree in Finance and Accounting, Mr. Sheldon Lavin previously worked in the financial sector. He helped arrange financial assistance for many corporations. While working in his consulting firm, he assisted a company, Otto & Sons acquire lending. The firm’s owners requested Mr. Lavin to take ownership of the business as they were facing financial constraints. He declined at first but later agreed to join Otto & Sons as a partner and just like that, and he was in the meat business.
Sheldon’s excellent leadership skills and his experience in the financial world helped transform the company from a small firm to a giant in the meat and food processing industry which falls in the top 50 private companies in the world. Otto & Sons changed the name to OSI Group. The business now boasts of a presence in Europe, North America, South Africa, India, Japan and the Philippines among others. OSI Group currently employs over 20,000 people across its branches globally. Mr. Lavin hopes to grow the business even further. OSI Group’s revenue stands at more than $6 billion. As an accomplished business executive, Sheldon Lavin focuses on inspiring the next breed of corporate leaders who will take over when he retires.
Sheldon Lavin has been the recipient of many honors and awards for his exceptional performance as the leader of OSI Group. 1n 2016, Sheldon won the prestigious Global Visionary Award. The Vision World Academy sponsors the esteemed award. It honors specific individuals who offer generous contributions to humanity. Sheldon Lavin also won the RSM US-sponsored, Lifetime Achievement Award. Mr. Lavin got the honor for his dedicated service to the business community in Chicago.
Sheldon Lavin is a generous person and enjoys giving to charity. He has donated funds to many charity organizations including, the Evans Scholarship, the Inner City of Chicago, the Jewish United Fund, the Ronald McDonald House Charity, the United Negro College Fund and the National Multiple Sclerosis Society among others.
To know more click: here.