John Bicheno continues to maintain and publish the definitive ‘Top 100 Lean Books’. This is an excellent resource and point of reference for our S A Partners Lean Academy candidates.
He is the author of several best-selling books which include The Service Systems Toolbox, The Lean Toolbox, and The Lean Games Book.
He has been mentor to numerous manufacturing and service organisations in UK, Ireland, South Africa and Denmark, and is now director of the MSc in Lean Enterprise at the University of Buckingham.
John began learning about Lean in 1982 with Toyota in South Africa, when he was Professor of Industrial Engineering at the University of the Witwatersrand.
You can download and read his latest version.