Peter Drucker – The Father of Management

By |2017-08-23T06:02:49+00:00November 19th, 2015|Categories: General Blog|Tags: , , , |1 Comment

Peter Drucker known as the 'Father of Management', born in Vienna, Austria on November 19, 1909 was born into a household which was of great intellectual ferment. His parents Adolph and Caroline were intellectuals who entertained intellectual gathering at their home with economist, politicians, musicians, writers, scientists etc. Peter referred to these gatherings as his venue for education. Due to less opportunity for employment in Vienna, he moved to Hamburg, Germany. He initially worked as a trainee at a cotton trading company and then served as a journalist, writing for Der Österreichische Volkswirt. Drucker, then, shifted to Frankfurt and took