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Sir Leon Bagrit ‘The Father of Automation’

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Catalogue No: D0727
Document Type: RAA Booklets; Significant people
Topic: Corporate / Business
Title: Sir Leon Bagrit ‘The Father of Automation’
Author: C.T.Bartlett
Company: BAE Systems
Date: 27 Apr 2022
Pages: 15
Copies: 1
Location: Website
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A summary of the life and work of Sir Leon Bagrit who compellingly wrote of the need for automation in industry; to lead a Second Industrial Revolution. Sir Leon Bagrit turned Elliott Bros from a company on the verge of bankruptcy into a global organisation. He had a ceaselessly enquiring mind and had a talent for music and engineering and management.

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