Int. J. of Technology Management   »   1986 Vol.1, No.1/2



Title: The British Telecom experience – transformation of a public corporation to a public limited company


Author: John King


Address: Managing Director, British Telecom Overseas Division.


Abstract: British Telecom PLC has been created through the privatization of what was once a government department. The Managing Director of BT's Overseas Division describes the transformation that has taken place, both in organizational structure and management style, and looks at BT's moves into the international market-place.


Keywords: competition; information technology; market liberalisation; privatisation; telecommunications; British Telecom; organisational structure; management style.


DOI: 10.1504/IJTM.1986.026099


Int. J. of Technology Management, 1986 Vol.1, No.1/2, pp.77 - 84


Available online: 27 May 2009



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