Sheldon Lavin is the leader of OSI Group serving as its chairman and the CEO. The OSI Group is a highly regarded company in the meat and food processing market. He is actively involved in all operation of the group. About Sheldon Lavin, He was born in 1932. He pursued accounting at University of Illinois and finance from the Northwestern University. He also studied at Roosevelt University in Chicago pursuing a Bachelor of Science degree in business. He also had his consultancy firm in finance for over fifteen years in Chicago by the name, Sheldon Lavin and Associates.
In the year 1970, he helped grow the Otto & Sons Company which later changed to OSI Group. With his vast expertise in the industry, he has changed the OSI Group to a successful company making billions in profits. He is also the President of the OSI International Foods Ltd. The group has grown from a local processing company to an international company. The company is now present in over 60 countries globally. Due to his great leadership and excellence, Sheldon Lavin was honored with the Global Visionary Award from India’s Vision World Academy. He was also honored with the Lifetime Achievement Award for his excellennt service and commitment to the business community in Chicago.
Sheldon Lavin knowledge in the meat and food processing market has made him the rich man he is today. He’s been a role model to many other leaders seeking to follow his footsteps. He’s an example of what leadership and service can be defined as. While steering the OSI group to greatness, the company has also been honored with sustainable environment awards. Sheldon Lavin has also acknowledged that he hopes to mentor young entrepreneurs and corporate leaders, towards making choices that will be sustaining the environment as he has done with the OSI Group. He has also been involved in his charitable activities such as the Ronald McDonald Foundation for over 25 years and also is the director and president of The Sheba Foundation.