Beer, Stafford.Alternative names
Professor Stafford Beer, the founder of Management Cybernetics, was appointed Honorary Professor of Organisational Transformation at LJMU in 1989. An international consultant in the management sciences, employed by governments in over 20 countries and by a number of international agencies, Professor Beer, who died in August 2002, was the author of over 200 publications and held a number of academic posts as well as managerial positions at every level. He was also a published poet and exhibited painter.
From the guide to the The Stafford Beer Collection, c. 1926-2002, (Liverpool John Moores University)