|Document Type:||RAA Booklets; Significant people|
|Topic:||Corporate / Business|
|Title:||Sir Leon Bagrit ‘The Father of Automation’|
|Date:||27 Apr 2022|
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.