Title: Vision, Leadership and the Creation of Management Consulting ' McKinsey's Marvin Bower
Author: Elizabeth Haas Edersheim
Publisher: John Wiley and Sons Inc
Reviewer: Jo Lamb-White
Values, integrity and respect are three words, which are continually used to describe Marvin Bower in this authorised biography. The author first met this 'role model of management' idolised by many business men including her father, when she was a young girl and their relationship spanned over nearly half a century until Marvin Bower died in 2003 aged 99½ years.
The book written in partnership with Marvin, who was also writing his memoirs at the time, is packed with tributes from no less than 97 interviewees, many of them associates who worked with him at McKi...